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No support for carbon storage of >1,000 GtC in northern peatlands

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Fig. 1: Unrealistic consequences of large peat carbon storage.


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Z.Y. and F.J. designed the research, T.K.B. carried out the box-model simulation and created the figure, and all authors were involved in writing and revising the manuscript.

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Yu, Z., Joos, F., Bauska, T.K. et al. No support for carbon storage of >1,000 GtC in northern peatlands. Nat. Geosci. 14, 465–467 (2021).

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