Shifting Biomes in Alaska

This article is about the forests in Alaska and their productivity trends. These patterns confirm the hypothesis that because biomes are shift and the weather is becoming warmer due to global warming, the Alaskan forests are growing more.

“Beck adds that climate driven changes in the disturbance regime, which can rapidly alter forest dynamics and the ability of boreal forests to migrate into current tundra areas, will most likely shape the biome shift in the future.”

To read this article in more detail, click here.

Daniella Almanza ~ Chapter 3

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