Posted by: Michael Ritter PhD | August 16, 2006

Trees Appear To Respond Slower To Climate Change Than Previously Thought

Genetic analysis of living spruce trees in Alaska indicate that trees cannot migrate as fast as believed as a result of climate change.

Read article at ScienceDaily
TPE link – Climate Change: Global Warming; Northern Forests

[Birch intermixes with spruce in an open canopied Northern Coniferous forest. Image courtesy U.S. Forest Service]


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