Vegetation’s response to global warming

Article in Nature, Vol. 531, Issue 7596, pp. 633-636, “Boreal and temperate trees show strong acclimation of respiration to warming”

 

Summary of article: Using statistical analysis of a large sample of temperature response curves obtained by measuring carbon dioxide loss from leaves in simulated temperature changes, the study opens our eyes to the role of boreal and temperate tree leaves in ameliorating climate change.

 

Link to original article: https://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v531/n7596/full/nature17142.html

 

Category: Interesting scientific articles, climate change,

Tags: climate change, global warming, respiration, tree leaves,

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