Project

Microclimatic buffering of plant responses to macroclimate warming in temperate forests (FORMICA)

Duration
01 February 2018 → Ongoing
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Community ecology
    • Global ecology
    • Terrestrial ecology
Keywords
education forest microclimate climate change
 
Project description

The overall goal is to quantify and understand the role of microclimatic buffering in modulating forest biodiversity responses to macroclimate warming. The project will help land managers and policy makers to develop urgently needed adaptation strategies.