Journal article

The broad footprint of climate change from genes to biomes to people

Brett R Scheffers, Luc De Meester, Tom CL Bridge, Ary A Hoffmann, John M Pandolfi, Richard T Corlett, Stuart HM Butchart, Paul Pearce-Kelly, Kit M Kovacs, David Dudgeon, Michela Pacifici, Carlo Rondinini, Wendy B Foden, Tara G Martin, Camilo Mora, David Bickford, James EM Watson

Science | AMER ASSOC ADVANCEMENT SCIENCE | Published : 2016

University of Melbourne Researchers


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Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services, and the thousands of researchers that have studied biodiversity and ecosystem services and the impacts of climate change on Earth-many of whom we were not able to cite because of length restrictions of the journal. S. Greenspan, J. Greenspan, and E. Perry provided helpful discussion and feedback on this manuscript. S. Jones and M. Wood were instrumental in figure creation. L.D.M. acknowledges KU Leuven Research Fund PF/2010/07 and Future Earth core project BioGENESIS. We thank the International Union for Conservation of Nature Climate Change Specialist Group for collaborative discussions on climate change themes and impacts on conservation of species and ecosystems and three anonymous reviewers for constructive suggestions that improved our manuscript.