Understanding range limits and plant migration in response to climate change in Neotropical montane forests: moving from observational models to mechanisms

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Description

A study using seedlings to examine physiological responses to changes in temperature, soils and herbivore pressure, in a well studied tropical forest elevation transect, in Peru.

Partnerships

NSF grant, 2013-2017. Meir as CoI, with Miles Silman (Wake Forest University, USA) as lead PI.

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