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Role of Microorganisms in Managing Climate Change Impacts

  • Muhammad Rehan Dastagir
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Abstract

Microorganisms are vital constituents of any agroecosystem. In the prevailing environmental conditions, climate change is a real-time response to mark its harmful impacts on the soils, plants, and the whole Earth. The future of climate change seems to be more impactful in negative terms. Among various adaptation method on climate change, the mechanisms of microbial mitigation, and adaptation to environmental conditions make them suitable agents for combating against climatic aberrations. Various promising aspects of microbial adaptation to environmental challenges have been discovered and documented. These mechanisms help to generate understanding to cope with the changing environment. Some of these very prominent mechanisms have been discussed here. More result will come from the research on microbial culture, identification and physiology, and DNA sequencing. The future of Earth will vastly depend on the research of this microbial life in the changing environmental conditions.

Keywords

Microorganisms Climate change Abiotic stress Mitigation strategies Temperature 

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  • Muhammad Rehan Dastagir
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  1. 1.College of Agricultural SciencesIUBAT – International University of Business Agriculture and TechnologyDhakaBangladesh

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