Largest Rises of Swedish Treelines, Consistent with Climate Change Since the Early-20th Century

Repeat in situ measurements were taken at 14 places across the Swedish Scandes, spanning 800 kilometres from south to north, to estimate treeline advance during the last 100 years. Mountain birch (Betula pubescens ssp. czerepanovii), Norway spruce (Picea abies), Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris), and rowan were among the threatened species (Sorbus aucuparia). The highest height…
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August 24, 2021 0