Amazon forest could become an ‘impoverished savannah’ under climate change

BOGOR, Indonesia ­– One of the world’s top climate scientists warns that the tropical forests of the future could look like an ‘impoverished kind of savannah’ under climate change. Carlos Nobre, Brazil’s National Secretary for Research and Development Policies and a member of the UN Secretary General’s High-level Panel on Global Sustainability, said that despite... Read more

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