TITLE

Where does all the atmosphere's carbon go?

AUTHOR(S)
Pearce, Fred
PUB. DATE
May 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;5/4/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1767, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the conclusions reached by Roger Sedjo of Resources for the Future about the disappearance of up to one-third of the carbon which is released into the atmosphere each year from the burning of fossil fuels; The spread of forests in North American, Europe and the Soviet Union; Offsetting the destruction of the tropical forests; Statistics on carbon accumulation in the air; The Joint Global Ocean Flux Study.
ACCESSION #
9105273198

 

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