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"Global study finds taller plant species taking over as mountains and the Arctic warm"

October 01, 2018
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Read the SFU News report on a study by a global team, including our own professor David Hik (pictured above), linking the effects of climate change to new and taller plant species in the Arctic and alpine tundra, where low-growing grasses and dwarf shrubs typically grow. 

SFU News post: 
https://www.sfu.ca/sfunews/stories/2018/09/global-study-finds-taller-plant-species-taking-over-as-the-arcti.html

Link to paper in Naturehttps://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0563-7