Biocomplexity and climate change: A new capacity building research programme at Marion Island

S. L. Chown, R. D. Mercer

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A capacity building programme for climate change research at the Prince Edward Islands has recently been established with funds provided by the United States Agency for International Development. The programme, led by the University of Stellenbosch, in collaboration with the Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism, has as its principal aim the development of expertise and research capacity to understand the likely biological effects of climate change on South Africa's biodiversity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)217-218
Number of pages2
JournalSouth African Journal of Science
Issue number5-6
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2002
Externally publishedYes

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