Role of animals in mitigating climate change varies across tropical forests

Large animals play a key role in mitigating climate change in tropical forests across the world by spreading the seeds of large trees that have a high capacity to store carbon, new research shows.

Science Daily

Last updated on 26 April 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Africa
Asia
South & Central America & The Caribbean
Threats: 
Climate Change
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals