Hurricane Maria Study Warns: Climate-Driven Storms May Raze Many Tropical Forests

https://blogs.ei.columbia.edu/2019/03/25/intensifying-storms-may-mow-down-future-tropical-forests/

A new study shows that damage inflicted on trees in Puerto Rico by Hurricane Maria was unprecedented in modern times, and suggests that more frequent big storms whipped up by a warming climate could permanently alter forests not only here, but across much of the Atlantic tropics. Biodiversity could suffer as result, and more carbon could be added to the atmosphere, say… read more


Original Title: Hurricane Maria Study Warns: Climate-Driven Storms May Raze Many Tropical Forests
Full Text of the Original Article: https://blogs.ei.columbia.edu/2019/03/25/intensifying-storms-may-mow-down-future-tropical-forests/