NASA-Led Study Finds Warming-Driven Megadroughts Jeopardizing Amazon Forest

From ThinkProgress Sun Jan 20 2013, 10:33:25

An area of the Amazon rainforest twice the size of California continues to suffer from the effects of a megadrought that began in 2005, finds a new NASA-led study. These results, together with observed recurrences of droughts every few years and associated damage to the forests in southern and western Amazonia in the past decade, [...]

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