Tak attends the Ecological Society of America’s 100th annual meeting in Baltimore

Tak attended the 100th Ecological Society of America (ESA) meeting in Baltimore, Maryland over 9th–14th August 2015. The conference was attended by over four thousand people. Tak presented his talk “Analyzing global tree and climate datasets to quantify the response of forest biodiversity to environmental change” in a session organised by the Center for Tropical Forest Science (CTFS), which consisted of a total of ten talks. The talk was about using tree census data from 21 CTFS plots worldwide to examine the relationship between tree species richness and environmental variability.