Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration

UC Santa Barbara researchers part of statewide project to digitize flowering plant species, facilitating climate change research

Wed, 2018-10-31 15:25 -- sellis



by Jeff Mitchell

Most would agree that flowers play an important and colorful role in making the world around us a more beautiful place.

To close observers, however, flowers also play a key “canary in the coal mine” role: The timing of their blooms informs us of the ecological health of the planet and, specifically, about the growing intensity of global climate change.

Georeferencing and visualizing biodiversity data for research

Fri, 2016-11-18 11:01 -- dpaul
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