Tropical Forests Sensitive to Global Warming


The North Pole isn’t the only place on Earth affected by slight increases in temperature. Until recently, scientific thinking used to posit that tropical forests, which already exist in warm climates, may not be impacted much by climate change. But a new study conducted by UCSB’s National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) shows that to be erroneous.

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Monday, July 8, 2013