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Millennium Ecosystem Assessment
Uploaded on Tuesday 21 Feb 2012
Conversion of terrestrial biomes
Philippe Rekacewicz, Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
It is not possible to estimate accurately the extent of different biomes prior to significant human impact, but it is possible to determine the “potential” area of biomes based on soil and climatic conditions.