About the simulation system:

  • Requires a one-time plugin download (available for Windows XP or newer and OSX 10.5 or newer, but not iOS)
  • For full functionality, use Firefox or Safari web browsers - Chrome, Internet Explorer, and Edge are not supported (Dec. 2016)
  • Grow up to 10,000 plants in a 1km X 1km land area over a 200 year period
  • Choose up to 5 species from 14 North American plants
  • Control the environment
  • View plots of community history

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