Communiqués ScienceDaily : Est-ce que les changements climatiques provoqueront une augmentation de la croissance de la forêt boréale?
Will Global Climate Change Enhance Boreal Forest Growth?
ScienceDaily (May 16, 2011) — With an increasingly warmer climate, there is a trend for springs to arrive earlier and summers to be hotter. Since spring and summer are the prime growing seasons for plants -- when flowers bloom and trees increase in girth and height -- do these climate changes mean greater seasonal growth for plants? This is a critical question for forest management, especially in the boreal region -- an area particularly sensitive to the effects of climate change.