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Predicted Arctic vegetation distribution shifts under future climate change

Richard G. Pearson
S.J. Phillips
M.M. Loranty
P.S.A. Beck
T. Damoulas
S.J. Knight
S.J. Goetz
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These data are predicted distributions of vegetation in the Arctic under climate change scenarios for the 2050s, as described in the paper:

Pearson, R.G., Phillips, S.J., Loranty, M.M., Beck, P.S.A., Damoulas, T., Knight, S.J., & Goetz, S.J. Shift in Arctic vegetation and associated feedbacks under climate change. Nature Climate Change, 10.1038/NCLIMATE1858.
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Science Keywords
Biosphere > Vegetation > Biomass
Biosphere > Terrestrial Ecosystems > Forests
Biosphere > Terrestrial Ecosystems > Shrubland/Scrub
Human Dimensions > Environmental Impacts > Conservation
Biosphere > Ecological Dynamics > Community Dynamics > Plant Succession
Biosphere > Ecological Dynamics > Community Dynamics > Biodiversity Functions
Biosphere > Vegetation > Dominant Species
Biosphere > Vegetation > Vegetation Cover
Biosphere > Terrestrial Ecosystems > Grasslands
ISO Topic(s)
Geographic Region > Arctic
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Date Created
2013-03-26 16:38:50
Date Last Updated
2015-02-05 10:49:56
Data Center
Advanced Cooperative Arctic Data and Information Service
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