Climate Change Impacts on Phenology: Implications for Terrestrial Ecosystems

Climate Change Research Programme (CCRP) 2007 - 2013 Report Series No. 22

Summary: The study links increasing air temperature, particularly in Spring, to the earlier emergence of leaves which contributes to a longer growing season. However, trends in autumn, towards later leaf fall for example, were much less obvious possibly as day-length is a stronger environmental cue than temperature.

Published: 2013

ISBN: 978-1-84095-463-0

Pages: 95

Filesize: 2,425KB

Format: pdf

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