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CARBON CYCLE

Constraining ocean transport

Accounting for the oceanic transport of carbon suggests that existing estimates of the location and magnitude of the land carbon sinks need to be revised.

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Fig. 1: Riverine carbon sources.

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Lenton, A. Constraining ocean transport. Nature Geosci 11, 461–462 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41561-018-0165-x

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