What will become of our insects and flowers?


The climate changes we are experiencing today are already impacting the natural world around us. The average temperature is increasing, temperature and rainfall extremes are increasing, summer droughts are becoming commonplace. What influences will these climatic phenomena have on the relationships between plants and their pollinators? Charlotte Descamps, PhD student at the UCLouvain Earth and Life Institute, has been addressing this question for four years.

Published on June 07, 2019