EFB/FOR 523 Tropical Ecology
State University of New York, College of Environmental Science & Forestry, Syracuse, NY


Tropical Ecology in the News

Global climate change increasing risk of crop yield losses and food insecurity in the tropical Andes [Nov. 8, 2017, Mongabay News]

Tropical forests now emit more carbon than they soak up [Sept. 28, 2017, PBS News Hour]

Colorful maps reveal the hidden diversity of life in Peru's Andean and Amazonian forests [Sept 11, 2017, Los Angeles Times]

Caribbean mammal extinctions and human activity [Aug. 23, 2017, Science Daily]

Humans have been altering tropical forests for at least 45,000 years [Aug. 3, 2017, YubaNet.com]

Priorities for conservation of temperate migrant birds in their tropical wintering grounds [July 24, 2017, The Cornell Lab of Ornithology]

Tropical viruses: Comming soon...? [June 23, 2017, Science Daily]

Teleconnection between the tropical Pacific and Antarctica [May 11, 2017, Science Daily]

Coral bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef for two consecutive years (2016-2017) [April 16, 2017, The Straights Times]

Tropical lowland frogs at greater risk from climate warming than high-elevation species [April 7, 2017, Science Daily]

Fog and dew keep Africa's Namib Desert ecosystem going [March 22, 2017, National Science Foundation]

New wave of Amazon deforestation [Feb. 22, 2017, New York Times]

Scientists discover world's largest tropical peatland in remote Congo swamps [Jan. 11, 2017, Science Daily]

Caribbean bats need 8 million years to recover from recent extinction waves [Jan. 10, 2017, Phys.org]

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