Climate Change and Biodiversity

Climate Change and Biodiversity
Author : Thomas E. Lovejoy
Publisher : Yale University Press
Total Pages : 442
Release : 2004-12-01
ISBN 10 : 0300119801
ISBN 13 : 9780300119800
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Leading researchers discuss what is now known about the effects of climate change on the natural world. They examine recent trends in and projections about climate chan≥ ways that particular organisms are responding to climate chan≥ conservation challenges, including social and policy issues; and more. "This book will be a milestone in the emerging discipline of climate change biology. No issue is more important for the global environment; the impressive line-up of experts here gives it definitive coverage."--Edward O. Wilson, Harvard University "A well-written treatise on the past, present, and future effects of climate change on plant and animal biodiversity. . . . It is destined to become a classic."--Choice