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Nature and Farming: Links for May 2019


Ecosystems threatened: The Sixth Great Extinction

Carbon Brief   Bottlenose dolphin numbers declined by ‘12%’ following marine heatwave

Climate Central   Planting Zones Moving North

Eco-Business   Cloud forests risk drying out by 2060

Eco-Business   Global analysis of coral bleaching finds equatorial reefs less impacted by ocean warming

Guardian   Insects have ‘no place to hide’ from climate change, study warns

Guardian   I worked on David Attenborough’s documentary. The grim reality gave me climate anxiety


Guardian   Lord Howe Island coral bleaching 'most severe we've ever seen', scientists say

KCUR   Why Did The Armadillo Cross The Road Into Kansas? Climate Change

Nature   Global warming impairs stock–recruitment dynamics of corals

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Changes in timing of seasonal peak photosynthetic activity in northern ecosystems

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Climate change reduces resilience to fire in subalpine rainforests

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Connectivity in coastal systems: barrier island vegetation influences upland migration in a changing climate

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Different metrics of thermal acclimation yield similar effects of latitude, acclimation duration, and body mass on acclimation capacities

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Experimental evidence of gradual size‐dependent shifts in body size and growth of fish in response to warming

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Four decades of plant community change along a continental gradient of warming

Wiley/Global Change Biology   How to quantify thermal acclimation capacity?

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Latitudinal variation in soil nematode communities under climate warming‐related range‐expanding and native plants

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Local snowmelt and temperature – but not regional sea‐ice – explain variation in spring phenology in coastal Arctic tundra

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Marine heatwaves reveal coral reef zones susceptible to bleaching in the Red Sea

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Multiscale climate change impacts on plant diversity in the Atacama Desert

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Plant phenology and global climate change: Current progresses and challenges

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Rethinking False Spring Risk

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Spatial early warning signals for impending regime shifts: A practical framework for application in real‐world landscapes

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Structural and functional responses of invertebrate communities to climate change and flow regulation in alpine catchments

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Synergistic effects of climate and land‐use change influence broad‐scale avian population declines

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Thermoregulatory traits combine with range shifts to alter the future of montane ant assemblages

Wiley/Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews   Projecting biological impacts from climate change like a climate scientist

Academic articles about ecosystems


Farming, fishing and food: Human food supply imperiled

Civil Eats   New Healthy Soil Guide Gives Cooks a Better Recipe for Climate Change

CJR   Covering climate change through an olive grower’s eyes

Ecosystem Marketplace   Forests, Farms, and the Global Carbon Sink: It’s Happening

Fast Company   High CO2 levels will wreck plants’ nutritional value, so don’t plan on surviving on vegetables

Yale   James Beard winner Leah Penniman helps people of color reclaim a farming legacy

Elsevier/Agricultural and Forest Meteorology   Modeling the climate suitability of tea [Camellia sinensis(L.) O. Kuntze] in Sri Lanka in response to current and future climate change scenarios

Elsevier/Science Direct/Agricultural and Forest Meteorology   Risk factors for European winter oilseed rape production under climate change

Springer/Climatic Change   Changes in the spatial pattern of rice exposure to heat stress in China over recent decades

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Biochar application as a tool to decrease soil nitrogen losses (NH3 volatilization, N2O emissions, and N leaching) from croplands: Options and mitigation strength in a global perspective

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Dissecting the nonlinear response of maize yield to high temperature stress with model‐data integration

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Large‐scale distribution of tuna species in a warming ocean

Wiley/Global Change Biology   Responses of soil carbon sequestration to climate smart agriculture practices: A meta‐analysis

Academic articles about farming, fishing and food

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BannerPhoto by: Jillyspoon

Agriculture threatenedPhoto by: Diganta Talukdar

Ecosystems threatenedPhoto by: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters

Academic articles about ecosystems

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