Lichen Monitoring and Climate Change

  • G. Insarov
  • B. Schroeter
Part of the NATO Science Series book series (NAIV, volume 7)

Abstract

Anthropogenic increase in the concentration of greenhouse gases is leading to warming of the Earth’s surface and other climatic changes. Current projections issued by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) are based on a number of global climate models and scenarios described in the IPCC Second Assessment Report (SAR) volume [22]. We summarise briefly resulting projections of climate change as follows.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Insarov
    • 1
  • B. Schroeter
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Global Climate and EcologyMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Botanisches InstitutUniversität KielD-24098KielGermany

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