Research on the MRTFs span characterization inventories and assessments to interdisciplinary research, long-term environmental monitoring. Information about completed and ongoing work is available:

Characterization Studies & Inventories
Considers studies, inventories and assessments to characterize the ecological resources of the MRTFS
Ecological Studies and Experiments
Studies spanning ecological processes to restoration ecology
Environmental & Ecological Monitoring
Climatological and hydrologic monitoring, and forest inventory and assessment
Socio-economics and governance
Surveys and assessments of the socio-economics and governance mechanisms affecting resource management and conservation
Data from monitoring activities and completed studies