Cannon Publishes Rainforest Study in Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences

Charles Cannon, an Associate Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, has published a study, entitled “Historical distribution of Sundaland’s Dipterocarp rainforests at Quaternary glacial maxima,” in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA). The collaborative study focused on the effects of past climate change on the rainforests of Southeast Asia and deepens understanding into the dynamic nature of tropical rainforests. The Department of Biological Sciences is one of 16 departments in the College of Arts & Sciences.