Rainforest http://wunc.org en How Is Climate Change Affecting Tropical Forests? http://wunc.org/post/how-climate-change-affecting-tropical-forests <p></p><p>Melting ice caps at the poles are not the only concern when thinking about global warming. Increasingly, scientists are realizing that the impact of rising temperatures on tropical forests is just as dramatic.</p><p>On a rain forest mountain top where I had just seen woolly monkeys swinging through the trees, I asked Wake Forest biologist Miles Silman if we were simply putting too much greenhouse gas in the air to slow or halt the inevitable march of climate change.</p><p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:54:51 +0000 Frank Stasio & Alex Granados & Justin Catanoso 21909 at http://wunc.org How Is Climate Change Affecting Tropical Forests?