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Ecology: Drought and dead treesAuthor(s): Richard Birdsey; Yude Pan
Source: Nature Climate Change. 1: 444-445.
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Station: Northern Research Station
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DescriptionDrought has emerged as a major threat to the world's forests. A study shows that tree mortality in Canada's boreal forests has increased by nearly 5% per yearmuch higher than expectedowing to water stress from regional warming.
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CitationBirdsey, Richard; Pan, Yude. 2011. Ecology: Drought and dead trees. Nature Climate Change. 1:(12) 444-445.
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