Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10261/95984
Share/Export:
logo share SHARE logo core CORE BASE
Visualizar otros formatos: MARC | Dublin Core | RDF | ORE | MODS | METS | DIDL | DATACITE
Title

Methodological advances: Using greenhouses to simulate climate change scenarios

AuthorsMorales Iribas, Fermín CSIC ORCID; Pascual Elizalde, Inmaculada; Sánchez-Díaz, Manuel CSIC ORCID; Aguirreolea, Jone; Irigoyen, Juan José CSIC ORCID; Goicoechea, Nieves; Antolín Bellver, M. Carmen; Oyarzun, Mónica; Urdiain, Amadeo
Issue DateSep-2014
CitationMorales F, Pascual I, Sánchez-Días M, Aguireolea J, Irigoyen JJ, Goicoechea N, Antolín MC, Oyarzun M, Urdiain A. Methodological advances: Using greenhouses to simulate climate change scenarios. Plant Science 226: 30-40 (2014)
AbstractHuman activities are increasing atmospheric CO2 concentration and temperature. Related to this global warming, periods of low water availability are also expected to increase. Thus, CO2 concentration, temperature and water availability are three of the main factors related to climate change that potentially may influence crops and ecosystems. In this report, we describe the use of growth chamber – greenhouses (GCG) and temperature gradient greenhouses (TGG) to simulate climate change scenarios and to investigate possible plant responses. In the GCG, CO2 concentration, temperature and water availability are set to act simultaneously, enabling comparison of a current situation with a future one. Other characteristics of the GCG are a relative large space of work, fine control of the relative humidity, plant fertirrigation and the possibility of light supplementation, within the photosynthetic active radiation (PAR) region and/or with ultraviolet-B (UV-B) light. In the TGG, the three above-mentioned factors can act independently or in interaction, enabling more mechanistic studies aimed to elucidate the limiting factor(s) responsible for a given plant response. Examples of experiments, including some aimed to study photosynthetic acclimation, a phenomenon that leads to decreased photosynthetic capacity under long-term exposures to elevated CO2, using GCG and TGG are reported.
Description11 Pags.- 1 Tabl.- 10 Figs. Available online 29 March 2014.
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/10261/95984
DOI10.1016/j.plantsci.2014.03.018
ISSN0168-9452
Appears in Collections:(EEAD) Artículos

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat
mod vers.aut pend.pdf20,83 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail
View/Open
Show full item record
Review this work

Google ScholarTM

Check

Altmetric

Dimensions


WARNING: Items in Digital.CSIC are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.