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    Author(s): Jonathan P. Benstead; David S. Leigh
    Date: 2012
    Source: Nature Geoscience. 5(10): 678-679
    Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
    Station: Southern Research Station
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    Estimates of stream and river area have relied on observations at coarse resolution. Consideration of the smallest and most dynamic streams could reveal a greater role for river networks in global biogeochemical cycling than previously thought.

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    Benstead, Jonathan P.; Leigh, David S. 2012. An expanded role for river networks. Nature Geoscience. 5(10): 678-679. Doi: 10.1038/ngeo1593.


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    carbon-cycle, streams, terrestrial

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