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Biodiversity: climate change and the ecologist.

Nature (Impact Factor: 42.35). 09/2007; 448(7153):550-2. DOI: 10.1038/448550a
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ABSTRACT The evidence for rapid climate change now seems overwhelming. Global temperatures are predicted to rise by up to 4 °C by 2100, with associated alterations in precipitation patterns. Assessing the consequences for biodiversity, and how they might be mitigated, is a Grand Challenge in ecology.

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