Habitat fragmentation prevents species from tracking climate change

Yoan Fourcade, M.F. WallisDeVries

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Climate change affects biodiversity globally, by forcing species to shift their distribution to track the warming environment. In an article published today in the journal Ecology Letters, an international team of scientists shows that habitat fragmentation caused by human activity affects distribution shifts in butterfly species and, hence, their capacity to cope with climate change.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherNature Today
Media of outputOnline
Publication statusPublished - 11 Mar 2021


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