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Biosphere 2 Experiment Shows How Fast Heat Could Kill Drought-stressed Trees
April 13, 2009
Widespread die-off of pinyon pine across the southwestern United States during future droughts will occur at least five times faster if climate warms by 4 degrees Celsius, even if future droughts are no worse than droughts of the past century, scientists have discovered in experiments conducted at the University of Arizona's Biosphere 2.
University of Arizona
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