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This article discusses the use of ecotrons, small ecosystems in which you can tune a whole range of environmental parameters: light, gases, rainfall, ... We review infrastructures around the world and compare them so that you can see which infrastructure can suit which research question.
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Why is it important?
Climate is changing and to assess the impact of environmental changes on our (agro-)ecosystems, ectrons are thé tool of choice.
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This page is a summary of: Ecotrons: Powerful and versatile ecosystem analysers for ecology, agronomy and environmental science, Global Change Biology, January 2021, Wiley, DOI: 10.1111/gcb.15471.
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