From: University of Southampton
Published October 27, 2017 03:13 PM

Peatland Plants Adapting Well to Climate Change, Suggests Study

They account for just three per cent of the Earth’s surface but play a major role in offsetting carbon dioxide emissions – and now a team of scientists led by the universities of Southampton and Utrecht has discovered that the plants that make up peat bogs adapt exceptionally well to climate change.

In a study published today in the journal Read more at University of Southampton

Image: This is Dr Bjorn Robroek, of the University of Southampton, at work in a peat bog. (Credit: University of Southampton)

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