Biodiversity - Week 5
These pages are being generated as part of a senior seminar course directed by Neal Williams at Bryn Mawr College during fall semester, 2007. This week's topic is "Conserving BioDiversity: Climate Change and the Significance of Genetic Diversity at Species Range Boundaries."
Reading to be discussed:
- Parmesan, C. and Yohe, G. (2003) A globally coherent fingerprint of climate change impacts across natural systems. Nature 421: 37-42.
- Hampe, A. and Petit, R.J. (2005) Conserving biodiversity under climate change: the rear edge matters. Ecology Letters 8: 461-467.
- Webb, S.L., Glenn, M.G., Cook, E.R., Wagner, W.S, and Thetford, R.D. (1993) Range edge red spruce in New Jersey, U.S.A.: bog versus upland population structure and climate responses. J. Biogegraphy 20: 63-78.