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Els boscos que emmagatzemen més carboni també tenen més biodiversitat

Forests storing more carbon also have more biodiversity

A research group led by CREAF and with the involvement of the UAB has discovered that the forest with the largest amounts of carbon in Spain are also the ones to harbour more diversity of tree and bird species, and vice versa. The study has given way to a map with the areas in which both properties are highest. Read more

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Climate change modifies reef composition

Corals devastated by climate change are being replaced naturally by other species such as gorgonians, which are less efficient in acting as a carbon sink. A study by the ICTA-UAB analyzes for the first time why gorgonians are more resistant than corals to human impacts and global climate change. Read more

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Optimizing the employability of former elite athletes

Since January 2017, the Research Group in Sport Psychology (Grup d’Estudis en Psicologia de l’Esport, GEPE) of the UAB, participates in the project ‘Be a Winner in elite sports and Employment before and after athletic Retirement’. Read more

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