Global Change Impacts in Sierra Nevada (Spain) @Sierra Nevada LTER-site (Spain).

Monday, October 17, 2016

Sierra Nevada Global Change Observatory is a long term monitoring program to assess the effects of global change in Sierra Nevada LTER-site, a high mountain region located in southern Spain. Since 2007 this project has been collecting information to identify the impacts of global change on sociecosystems of this mountain region.

After 8 years from the implementation of this project, a publication with monitoring results has been published ( ). A total of 40 contributions show the results of different thematics areas clustered in 10 chapters. In this book have participed 69 authors from 11 institutions. This publication is a revised version of a Spanish edition published some months ago (available here: )

Zamora, R., Pérez-Luque, A.J., Bonet, F.J., Barea-Azcón, J.M. and Aspizua, R. (editors). 2016. Global Change Impacts in Sierra Nevada: Challenges for Conservation. Consejería de Medio Ambiente y Ordenación del Territorio. Junta de Andalucía. 208 pp. I.S.B.N.: 978-84-338-5960-0. Availble at

Source: Antonio J. Pérez-Luque