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Southern California Sagebrush Better Suited to Climate Change, UCI Study Finds
April 1, 2013
California sagebrush in the southern part of the state will adjust better to climate change than sagebrush populations in the north, according to the University of California, Irvine, researchers in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology affiliated with the Center for Environmental Biology.
University of California, Irvine
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