Global dynamics of biospheric carbon

proceedings of symposium held at the annual meeting of the Ecological Society of America under the auspices of the American Institute of Biological Sciences, August 17, 1981, Bloomington, Ind.
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Statementedited by Sandra Brown, under contract no. DE-AS05-78EV06047 ; prepared for United States Department of Energy, Office of Energy Research, Office of Basic Energy Sciences, Carbon Dioxide Research Division
ContributionsBrown, Sandra, United States. Dept. of Energy. Office of Basic Energy Sciences. Carbon Dioxide Research Division, Ecological Society of America. Meeting, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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The relationship between biospheric carbon stocks and atmospheric CO 2 concentrations during the glacial–interglacial cycles, i.e., the Pleistocene epoch during the past 2 million years, may help us understand the mechanisms which will drive climate change during the 21st century and beyond.

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Detwiler, R. P., Hall, C. & Bogdonoff, R., Simulating the impact of tropical land use changes on the exchange of carbon between vegetation and the atmosphere.

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Hall, and P. Bogdonoff. Simulating the impact of tropical land use changes on the exchange of carbon between vegetation and the atmosphere.

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Carbon is an important element of life. Carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is taken up by the green plants and other photosynthetic organisms and is converted into organic molecules that travel through the food chain.

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