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The effects of warming on the performance of tropical trees, from minutes to centuries

Friday, 19 January, 2018   4:15pm - 6:30pm
Beckit Room, School of Geography and the Environment, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

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OCTF seminar followed by drinks - all welcome

Speaker: Martijn Slot, Earl S. Tupper Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama

Global warming may severely impact lowland tropical forests by bringing tropical trees closer to their physiological thresholds. Given the importance of tropical forests in regulating the earth’s climate, it is important to understand how rising temperatures affect the capacity of tropical trees to take up and store carbon.... [Read more]

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