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Indirect Effects of Climate Change Could Alter Landscapes
November 16, 2012
Studies of a northern hardwood forest in New England point to unexpected ecological trends resulting from documented changes in the climate over 50 years. Some of the changes now taking place can be expected to alter the composition of the forest and the wildlife present. The observations may have implications for other northern forests and suggest directions for future research and monitoring.
American Institute of Biological Sciences
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