02 May '11, 12pm

The World’s Tropical Forests Are Already Feeling the Heat

The World’s Tropical Forests Are Already Feeling the Heat

Much attention has been paid to how global warming is affecting the world’s polar regions and glaciers. But a leading authority on tropical forests warns that rising temperatures could have an equally profound impact on rainforests and are already taking a toll on some tropical species.

Full article: http://e360.yale.edu/feature/the_worlds_tropical_forests_...

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