Forest Cover Tipping Points

There’s an interesting discussion of forest tipping points in a new paper in Science: Global Resilience of Tropical Forest and Savanna to Critical Transitions Marina Hirota, Milena Holmgren, Egbert H. Van Nes, Marten Scheffer It has been suggested that tropical forest and savanna could represent alternative stable states, implying critical transitions at tipping points in … Continue reading Forest Cover Tipping Points