Rising atmospheric nitrogen leads to loss of plant diversity

March 28, 2016 8:41 PM

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Rising atmospheric nitrogen leads to loss of plant diversity

BOULDER, Colo., March 28 (UPI) -- Many studies have looked at the relationship between plant life and CO2, and many have looked at methane, but few have explored the relationship between nitrogen and vegetation.

New research out of the University of Colorado suggests rising nitrogen levels in the atmosphere are diminishing plant diversity.

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