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Battered By Drought, Forests Lose Ability to Fend Off Climate Change

Battered By Drought, Forests Lose Ability to Fend Off Climate Change

Published on Friday, July 31, 2015 by Common Dreams by Andrea Germanos, staff writer Forests play an important role as “carbon sinks” by absorbing and storing CO2 emissions, but a new study finds that that droughts—expected to become more frequent with climate change—deal that climate-buffering power a blow. The findings, published this week in the journal Science, show that […]