Ghost trees at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge

Dead and dying trees standing in green marsh grass

Ghost trees at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge

Ghost forests at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge are a result of the conversion of forests to wetlands as sea level rises. Photo by Kyle Derby/USGS
Image
Photo By/Credit
Kyle Derby/USGS/USGS
Ecosystem
Wetland
Media Usage Rights/License
Public Domain
Subject tags
Climate change
Trees