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Ecosystems are showing symptoms of resilience loss

  title={Ecosystems are showing symptoms of resilience loss},
  author={Juan C Rocha},
Ecosystems around the world are at risk of critical transitions due to increasing anthropogenic pressures and climate change. Yet, it is unclear where the risks are higher or where in the world are ecosystems more vulnerable. Here I measure resilience of primary productivity proxies for marine and terrestrial ecosystems globally. Up to 29% of global terrestrial ecosystem, and 24% marine ones, show symptoms of resilience loss. These symptoms are shown in all biomes, but by large Arctic tundra… Expand

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