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Article: Is climate the biggest threat to rare plants?

Read Sierra Club’s article based on a study co-authored by Jens-Christian Svenning.

In the article “Widespread underfilling of the potential ranges of North American trees” published in Journal of Biogeography, Jens-Christian and co-authors challenge the widespread belief that climatic factors are the main limitation for plants to spread.

“The national magazine of the Sierra Club” gives a clear outline of how this study gives new perspectives to current theories on climate niches.  

 

Read the article here: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/jbi.14001