How does climate change affect wildlife in India?

How does climate change affect plants and animals in India?

The impact of climate change in the Himalayan region and adjoining plains of major rivers are increasing extinction rate of floral and faunal species, changing the rainfall pattern, changing the duration of vegetative growth and maturity period and overall growth of crop plants.

How does climate change affect animals Wikipedia?

Some of the negative impacts include: Extinctions or declines in populations. Increased competition for remaining resources. increased foraging difficulty: for example, increased snowfall in northern latitude can make it harder for elk to find food.

What are the 5 effects of climate change?

What are the effects of climate change and global warming?

  • rising maximum temperatures.
  • rising minimum temperatures.
  • rising sea levels.
  • higher ocean temperatures.
  • an increase in heavy precipitation (heavy rain and hail)
  • shrinking glaciers.
  • thawing permafrost.

Which of the following is the effect of climate change on animal health?

The direct effects of climate change, may be due primarily to increased temperatures and frequency and intensity of heat waves. Depending on its intensity and duration, heat stress may affect livestock health by causing metabolic disruptions, oxidative stress, and immune suppression causing infections and death.

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