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Better predicting mountains' flora and fauna in a changing world


January 19, 2018

Climbing a mountain is challenging. So, too, is providing the best possible information to plan for climate change's impact on mountain vegetation and wildlife. In PloS ONE, Michigan State University scientists show that using several sources of climate measurements when modeling the potential future distributions of mountain vegetation and wildlife can increase confidence in the model results and provide useful guidance for conservation planning.Full Story

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