AccessMyLibrary provides FREE access to millions of articles from top publications available through your library.
DAVIS, Calif. -- The University of California, Davis today released the following environment news tips.
- - - -
CLIMATE CHANGE ALTERS BASE OF TAHOE FOOD WEB
UC Davis researchers at Lake Tahoe this week published the first evidence that climate change alters the makeup of tiny plant communities called algae, which are the very foundation of the web of life in freshwater lakes.
Other scientists had predicted that climate change would reduce the overall amount, or biovolume, of an important algae group called diatoms. However, the UC Davis researchers found that the warming of the lake changed not the overall …