Spying Global Warming in the Desert? [News release].

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This brief news article provides preliminary evidence that global warming may have sped up the pace at which grasslands are being overtaken by mesquite, creosote and other shrubs at desert sites around the world.

Creator(s): Comis, Don
Creation Date: August 27, 2001
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UNT Libraries
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Environmental Policy Collection
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Comis, Don

U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agriculture Research Service

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Publisher Info: http://www.usda.gov
Place of Publication: Washington, DC
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  • Creation: August 27, 2001
Description:

This brief news article provides preliminary evidence that global warming may have sped up the pace at which grasslands are being overtaken by mesquite, creosote and other shrubs at desert sites around the world.

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[harvested 2009-09-21]

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1 p.

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Keyword(s): climate variability and change | desertification | agriculture | Geographic Information System
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Resource Type: Text
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