New Paper at SPPI: Plant Migration and Extinction

Source:  SPPI  idso - migrating plants

One of the great horror stories associated with predictions of CO2-induced global warming is that the warming will be so fast and furious that many species of plants will not be able to migrate towards cooler regions – poleward in latitude, or upward in elevation – at rates that are rapid enough to avoid extinction. This claim may sound logical enough … but is it true?