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How valid are the biological and ecological principles underpinning Global Change science?

Makarieva, Anastassia; Gorshkov, Victor G; Mackey, Brendan; Gorshkov, Vadim V


The prevailing scientific approach to investigating and understanding the environmental consequences of human-induced global change is underpinned by two basic biological principles. First, the principle that species genetically adapt to changing environment conditions. Second, the principle that nutrients present in the environment in the smallest relative concentrations limit biological productivity. We contend that both principles have been formulated based on the results of investigations...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2002
Type: Journal article
Source: Energy and Environment
DOI: 10.1260/095830502320268142


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