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TITLE : Seasonally Dry Tropical Forests

Though seasonally dry tropical forests are equally as important to global biodiversity as tropical rainforests and are one of the most representative and highly endangered ecosystems in latin americawe use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites close this message to accept cookies or find out how to manage your cookie settingsseasonally dry tropical forests brings together a range of experts in diverse fields including biology ecology biogeography and biogeochemistry to review synthesize and explain the current state of our collective knowledge on the ecology and conservation of this endangered ecosystem the bookprolonged seasonal drought affects most of the tropics including vast areas presently or recently dominated by dry forests these forests have received scant attention despite the fact that humans have used and changed them more than rain forestsseasonally dry tropical forests emphasizes the growing impact of human activities on ecological processes in these forestsa topic of critical importance given the high rate of conversion and fragmentation of tropical dry forests around the world katherine renton chamela biological station

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