Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Gladiator games: Biodiversity can offer protection to weaker species

05/16/2017 03:08 PM EDT

fungal species

In a study of competition among fungal species, Yale University researchers found that biodiversity tends to beget biodiversity, a finding that could help in efforts to protect some of the world's most threatened ecosystems, including coral reefs.

Full story at http://news.yale.edu/2017/05/15/gladiator-games-biodiversity-can-offer-protection-weaker-species

Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies

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