The article from EcoWatch highlights a new study that reveals an alarming increase in leaf death in tropical forests due to climate change. This phenomenon is particularly concerning because it disrupts the forests’ ability to absorb carbon dioxide, thereby exacerbating global warming. The study underscores the vital role tropical forests play in regulating the Earth’s climate and calls for urgent measures to mitigate the ongoing environmental stressors affecting these ecosystems. Reposted from EcoWatch. Read full article here.