Potential Effects of Climate Change on Ecosystem and Tree Species Distribution in British Columbia

An ecosystem-based climate envelope modeling approach was applied to assess potential climate change impacts on forest communities and tree species in British Columbia, Canada.

Type Scientific Paper
Class Threat Studies
Country Canada
Biome Forests
Specie Tree species
Threat Type Changes in temperature, Changes in precipitation, Change in seasonal patterns
Impact Shifting habitats
Link http://www.ales2.ualberta.ca/rr/people/hamann/publications/pdfs/Hamann_Wang_2006.pdf
Date Added 20 April 2011
Date Modified 20 April 2011

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme