Effects of extreme drought are underestimated worldwide

Effects of extreme drought are underestimated worldwide

2024-01-10

An international research team including Prof. Dr. Anke Jentsch and her research group has investigated the links between extreme drought, biodiversity and production losses on a global scale. With the help of a worldwide experiment at 100 locations on six continents, they have identified Biodiversity in grassland is an effective protection against crop failure during droughts. The study has now been published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.



https://www.uni-bayreuth.de/en/press-release/effects-of-drought
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