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Tropical Forests Unexpectedly Resilient to Climate Change

Science & Tech  (tags: climate science, international group of scientists, new study, tropical forests, climate models, HadCM3, climate change, resiliency of tropical forests, preventing deforestation )

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Tropical forests are unlikely to die off as a result of the predicted rise in atmospheric greenhouse gases this century, a new study finds. Models predict that forests such as the Amazon will keep carbon locked up until 2100.

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Agnes N (703)
Monday March 11, 2013, 9:08 am
Thanks Judy

Alice C (1797)
Monday March 11, 2013, 11:37 am
It's so very important to keep these tropical forests ~ Thank you for this post Judy

Roger G (148)
Monday March 11, 2013, 2:03 pm
noted, thanks !

Glenn Byrnes (197)
Monday March 11, 2013, 2:24 pm
Noted. Thank you.

Terry V (30)
Monday March 11, 2013, 5:32 pm
IF they remain UNTOUCHED by humans

Robert O (12)
Wednesday March 13, 2013, 1:11 am
Thanks Judy.

Marcel Elschot (347)
Wednesday March 13, 2013, 1:32 am
noted, thanks

Daniel Partlow (179)
Saturday March 30, 2013, 7:57 am
Big deal, this doesn't make climate change action any less urgent!!
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