Termites are spreading as the climate warms and could increase carbon emissions, study finds

Termites are spreading as the climate warms and could increase carbon emissions, study finds

Termites are spreading as the climate warms and could increase carbon emissions, study finds/ By Christopher Testa Termites are likely to begin expanding their range southwards as the planet's temperature rises. Key points: - Scientists have found termites break down wood at much higher rates in warmer climates - The global study took place at 133 sites across six continents - The findings suggest termites may cause more carbon emissions as their range increases The findings of a new global …