Latest Ecosystem ecology Stories
A new Yale-led study challenges the long-held assumption that climate is the primary driver of how quickly organic matter decomposes in different regions, a key piece of information used in formulating climate models.
Over 80% of the world's ice-free land is at risk of profound ecosystem transformation by 2100, a new study reveals.
Vegetation, such as a patch of prairie or a forest stand, is more productive in the long run when more plant species are present, a new University of Minnesota study shows.
A famous mathematical formula which shook the world of ecology 40 years ago has been revisited and refined by two University of Chicago researchers in the current issue of Nature.
Human activity is increasing the supply of nutrients, such as nitrogen and phosphorus, to stream systems all over the world.
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