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Exotic plant species alter ecosystem productivity
March 11, 2014
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.In their joint publication in the journal Ecology Letters, German and American biologists have reported an increase in biomass production in ecosystems colonized by nonnative plant species. In the face of climate change, these and other changes to ecosystems are predicted to become more frequent, according to the researchers.Full Story
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ
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