Climate Extremes, Rewilding, and the Role of Microhabitats

Elsevier,   One Earth, Volume 2, Issue 6, 2020, Pages 506-509
Authors: 
Madhav P. Thakur, Elisabeth S. Bakker, G.F. (Ciska) Veen, Jeffrey A. Harvey

Climate extremes are expected to become more commonplace and more severe, putting species and ecosystems at unprecedented risks. We recommend that rewilding programs can create conditions for ecosystems to endure and recover rapidly from climate extremes by incorporating ecosystem engineers of various body sizes and life forms.