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Carbon storage in terrestrial ecosystems

Year: 2009 Author: Riccardo Pravettoni, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Terrestrial ecosystems store about 2100 Gt C in living organisms, litter and soil organic matter, which is almost three times that currently present in the atmosphere.
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Carbon stored by biome
Peat distribution in the World
Savannas and tropical grasslands
Temperate forests
Forest, crops and the people
Plantation forestry
Human use and conversion of tropical forests
Ocean carbon cycle