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Climate change may affect 40% of biodiversity in semi-arid portion of Brazil's Northeast by 2060

Publicado em 21 setembro 2023
The consequences of climate change in the Caatinga, the semi-arid shrubland and thorn forest biome in Brazil’s Northeast region, will include species loss, substitution of rare plants by more generalist vegetation, biotic homogenization (in which previously distinct plant communities become progressively more similar), increasing aridity, and even desertification in some areas. These are some of the findings of a study reported in the Journal of Ecology by Brazilian researchers [...]