Southeast Alaska wood.jpg

two photos showing a huge log in a stream vs smaller trees in a forest

Southeast Alaska wood.jpg

Large conifers (left)—the stuff of old growth forests—have lasting power in terms of fish habitat when they fall. Red alders (right) grow relatively thin and decay rapidly in the rainforest habitat of Prince of Wales Island, Alaska.
Image
Photo By/Credit
Will Rice/USFWS
Ecosystem
Forest
River/stream
Media Usage Rights/License
Public Domain
Subject tags
Forests