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Even small temperature changes will significantly affect North American forests

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Boreal forests of North America are among planet's largest remaining nearly intact woodland ecosystems. Climate changes could harm both biodiversity and the ability for these forests to produce timber. Boreal forests are made up of mostly conifer trees such as spruce, fir, and pine, which can survive latitudes with freezing conditions.
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Even small temperature changes will significantly affect North American forests

Story at a glance Increasing global temperatures spell concern for a host of plant and animal species, along with human health. New research demonstrates the extent of damage resulting from slight …

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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Even modest climate change imperils northern forests: Study

PARIS: Even relatively moderate heating and rainfall loss could dramatically alter the make-up of Earth's northern forests, risking their biodiversity rich ecosystems and undermining their ability to store planet-warming carbon pollution, researchers said Wednesday (Aug 10). Boreal forests cover much

2 months ago·Singapore
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Even modest climate change imperils northern forests

Boreal forests cover much of Russia, Alaska and Canada and are a major carbon sink, but they are menaced by more frequent wildfires and invasive species outbreaks linked to climate change.

2 months ago·Pakistan
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Even modest climate change imperils northern forests: study

Even relatively moderate heating and rainfall loss could dramatically alter the make-up of Earth's northern forests, risking their biodiversity rich ecosystems and undermining their ability to store…

2 months ago·France
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Science DailyScience Daily

Even modest climate change may lead to sweeping changes in northernmost forests

Even relatively modest climate warming and associated precipitation shifts may dramatically alter Earth's northernmost forests, which constitute one of the planet's largest nearly intact forested ecosystems and are home to a big chunk of the planet's terrestrial carbon.

2 months ago·United States
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Even modest climate change imperils northern forests

Even relatively moderate heating and rainfall loss could dramatically alter the make-up of Earth's northern forests, risking their biodiversity rich ecosystems and undermining their ability to store planet-warming carbon pollution, researchers said Wednesday.

2 months ago·Q C, Philippines
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