Journal article

Evidence of response of vegetation to environmental change on high-elevation sites in the Swiss Alps

  • Keller, Franciska Department of Geosciences, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
  • Kienast, F. Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
  • Beniston, Martin Department of Geosciences, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
    2000
Published in:
  • Regional Environmental Change. - 2000, vol. 1(2), p. 70
English Climate change has in the past led to shifts in vegetation patterns; in a future, warmer climate due to enhanced greenhouse-gas concentrations, vegetation is also likely to be highly responsive to such warming. Mountain regions are considered to be particularly sensitive to such changes. In this paper we present an approach to assess the impact of climate change on long-term vegetation... Show more…
Faculty
Faculté des sciences et de médecine
Department
Département de Géosciences
Language
  • English
Classification
Geography
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