Climate Changes in South AmericaMay 17, 2012
CEES Director Miles Silman was featured in WXII‘s piece on climate changes in South America. Reporter Cameron Kent’s story “The Lungs of the World” takes a closer look at the Andes Mountain region, cloud forests and the Amazon. Up to a third of the species in the world are found in the Amazon and Andes region. Climate change and deforestation is having a devastating effect on the region.