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Plants affected by foot traffic on trails

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hikers heading out onto the trails for the summer should watch where they’re walking. A new ALES study found that the plants growing around trails are negatively affected by foot traffic. ALES researcher Ellen Macdonald of the Department of Renewable Resources, her colleague adjunct professor, Joyce Gould and graduate student Varina Crisfield looked at trails […] Read more