Trees Are Adapting to Climate Change by Using Water More Efficiently

July 11, 2013 by  
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It’s clear that global warming is going to require some serious adaptation . While some life on this planet digs in its heels , other lifeforms– like trees — are already adapting to climate change. A recent study in the journal Nature shows that trees are responding to higher carbon dioxide levels by using water more efficiently. Although this is good news for some areas, it could possibly mean more drought in areas that rely on water transpired from other areas. Read the rest of Trees Are Adapting to Climate Change by Using Water More Efficiently Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: climate change forests , Climate Change trees , drought and forests , drought and trees , global warming forests , Global Warming trees , harvard university , increase temperatures because of trees , Photosynthesis in global warming , tree research , Trees and Carbon Dioxide , Trees Use Water More Efficiently , us forest service , water exchange in trees        

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Trees Are Adapting to Climate Change by Using Water More Efficiently

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