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News | Focus | Biodiversity | Greenhouse effect | Health ＆ life sciences
An international study, which has involved researchers at the Laboratory of Climate and Environmental Sciences (CEA/CNRS/UVSQ), has demonstrated that the decline of forest elephant populations is directly linked to the reduction in carbon stocks in the biomass. The paper on this study has just been published in Nature Geosciences.
CEA is a French government-funded technological research organisation in four main areas: low-carbon energies, defense and security, information technologies and health technologies. A prominent player in the European Research Area, it is involved in setting up collaborative projects with many partners around the world.