Climate change ‘disrupts’ local plant diversity, study reveals

ScienceDaily | Aug 16, 2019 at 6:16 AM
  • Researchers have discovered that the numbers of plant species recorded by botanists have increased in locations where the climate has changed most rapidly, and especially in relatively cold parts of the world.
  • Human activity has been responsible for substantial declines in biodiversity at the global level, to such an extent that there are calls to describe the modern epoch as ‘The Anthropocene’.