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Race to the Top

Posted on Nov 4, 2015 by in The OFI Blog |

Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) research associate Stefan Schnitzer has been studying how woody vines, or lianas, in tropical forests compete with canopy trees. Stefan has found that competition for water and sunlight between these two types of forest dwellers is not for the faint of heart!

You can read more about Stefan’s work in Smithsonian Science News here or by watching the video below!