Impacts of Climate Change on Native Landcover: Seeking Future Climatic Refuges.

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Zanin, Marina; Mangabeira Albernaz, Ana Luisa;
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 11,issue 9 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5019498, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0162500
  • Subject: Geographic Distribution | Research Article | Earth Sciences | Mathematics | Decision Analysis | Ecology and Environmental Sciences | Geographical locations | Engineering and Technology | Mathematical and Statistical Techniques | Atmospheric Science | Management Engineering | Ecology | Physical Sciences | People and places | South America | Climate Change | Statistics (Mathematics) | Biology and Life Sciences | Biodiversity | Forecasting | Research and Analysis Methods | Medicine | Population Dynamics | Q | R | Population Biology | Decision Trees | Science | Climatology | Climate Modeling | Conservation Science | Statistical Methods

Climate change is a driver for diverse impacts on global biodiversity. We investigated its impacts on native landcover distribution in South America, seeking to predict its effect as a new force driving habitat loss and population isolation. Moreover, we mapped potentia... View more
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