Tag Archives: climate change

New publication – Global trait–environment relationships of plant communities

Text by Martin Luther University in Halle via EurekaAlert /Ed: This new macroecological paper includes Ülo Niinemets as coauthor./ Which plant species grow where, alongside which others – and why? The diversity of global vegetation can be described based on … Continue reading

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New publication – Plant functional trait change across a warming tundra biome

Text by Anne Bjorkman, post originally published in Nature Ecology and Evolution blog It takes a global village to write one paper – and nearly 200,000 hours of work to collect the data! Our findings published today in Nature indicate … Continue reading

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New member – welcome Yusuph!

Text and pic Yusuph Olawale Abiola I would like to use this medium to introduce myself as the recipient of the DoRa+ Scholarship Programme and to also express my profound gratitude to the donor. I finished my master’s degree in … Continue reading

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New publication – Shifts in tree functional composition amplify the response of forest biomass to climate

Text from emu.ee news The scientist of Estonian University of Life Sciences involved in a study demonstrating that drought-induced changes in forest composition amplify effects of climate variability on forest carbon gain Healthy forests play a key role in global … Continue reading

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New papers published – Chemical stress and environmental feedbacks in aquatic ecosystems

Text by Lauri Laanisto Ülo and his colleagues – this time mainly from Estonia – have published two subsequent papers in journal Regional Environmental Change. Both deal with more or less similar topic, and both are actually review papers. The … Continue reading

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Upcoming seminar – Julie Gray about stomata

Tomorrow! Guest seminar by Julie E. Gray – March 17, at 14:15, Nooruse 1, first floor auditorium! You are warmly welcome to the seminar by prof. Julie Gray from The University of Sheffield. She  will be speaking about her studies … Continue reading

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Ülo Niinemets analyses the Role of Plants in Climate Change

Text by Lauri Laanisto Estonian Research Council´s platform for promoting Estonia as a good place to do research “Research in Estonia” has published a nice article about Ülo and our workgroup. What do we do and why do we do … Continue reading

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