Fuelling the Global Warming Debate
by Guillermo Rein, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Global warming is expected to cause vegetation change in the long term. How these changes will alter wildfire activity are of increasing concern in regards to the threat to human life and to ecosystems processes. This image shows testing the burning behaviour of vegetation using a state-of-the-art fire propagation apparatus.
Dr Claire Belcher - http://clairembelcher.carbonmade.com
Dr Guillermo Rein - http://www.see.ed.ac.uk/~grein
Guillermo Rein (distributed via imaggeo.egu.eu)