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Stibal, M., Bradley, J.A., Edwards, A. et al. Glacial ecosystems are essential to understanding biodiversity responses to glacier retreat. Nat Ecol Evol 4, 686–687 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41559-020-1163-0
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