Fischer, D; Stahlmann, R; Thomas, S M; Beierkuhnlein, C: Global warming and exotic insect borne diseases in Germany - Novel threats and scenarios, Geographische Rundschau (international edition), 5(2), 32-38 (2009)
Abstract:
In temperate regions of the world direct effects of global warming are considered to be less severe compared to the tropics and subtropics or to the arctic regions respectively. However, warming could here coincide with a spread of tropical diseases. Diseases such as West Nile fever, Dengue fever and Leishmaniasis are dependent on insects especially mosquitoes as vectors. As a consequence of the climate induced spread of mobile insects that could act as vectors such diseases could become significant in Germany during the upcoming years.
Upcoming ...


BayCEER Colloquium:
Th. 2020-12-03
An engineered (water) future?
Th. 2020-12-10
Investigating communal pathogen defense and its role in social evolution
Ecological-Botanical Garden:
Th. 2020-12-03
Entfällt: Ökumenische Andacht zum Advent mit dem Swahili Chor Bayreuth (KHG & ESG)
Su. 2020-12-06
Entfällt: Führung nach Anmeldung: Zimt & Mandelkern: Pflanzen in der Weihnachtsbäckerei
Geographisches Kolloquium:
Tu. 2020-12-08
People, pathogens, places: where medical geography meets disease ecology?
BayCEER Blog
13.01.2020
Why Science Communication?
24.05.2019
Stoichiometric controls of C and N cycling
07.05.2019
Flying halfway across the globe to dig in the dirt – a research stay in Bloomington, USA
16.04.2019
Picky carnivorous plants?
RSS Blog as RSS Feed
Weather research site
Luftdruck (356m): 981.8 hPa
Lufttemperatur: -0.8 °C
Niederschlag: 0.0 mm/24h
Sonnenschein: <1 h/d
Wind (Höhe 17m): 2.9 km/h
Wind (Max.): 5.4 km/h
Windrichtung: NO

...more
Globalstrahlung: -4 W/m²
Lufttemperatur: -2.2 °C
Niederschlag: 0.0 mm/24h
Sonnenschein: <1 h/d
Wind (Höhe 32m): 0.0 km/h

...more
This site makes use of cookies More information