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Squeezing the arctic carbon balloonAuthor(s): Evan S. Kane
Source: Nature Climate Change. 2: 841-842.
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Station: Northern Research Station
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DescriptionThe advancement of trees into Arctic tundra can increase total aboveground carbon storage. A study now shows, however, that greater plant growth also enhances belowground decomposition, resulting in a net loss of carbon from the ecosystem.
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CitationKane, Evan S. 2012. Squeezing the arctic carbon balloon. Nature Climate Change. 2: 841-842.
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