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Carbon storage in mountain rivers

Posted date: December 04, 2014
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Authors: Dwire, Kathleen A.;
Document type: Briefing Papers


Published research emphasizes rapid downstream export of terrestrial carbon from headwaters, but few studies have investigated the volume of carbon storage along  stream-riparian corridors.

More Information:

Wohl, E., K. Dwire, N. Sutfin, L. Polvi, and R. Bazan. 2012. Mechanisms of carbon storage in mountainous headwater rivers. Nature Communications 3: 1263