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View Resource Free-Air CO2 Enrichment (FACE) Research Sites

FACE, the Free Air Carbon Dioxide Enrichment research program of Brookhaven National Laboratory, provides data summaries on a variety of FACE sites: North Carolina, Nevada, Wisconsin, and Brauschweig (Germany). To access more detailed information, follow links to specific sites.
View Resource Carbon Flux to the Atmosphere From Land-use Changes: 1850 to 1990

This report, contributed by R.A. Houghton et al. of Woods Hole Research Center and posted by the Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC), contains data consisting of annual estimates of the net flux of carbon between terrestrial ecosystems and the atmosphere resulting from deliberate changes in land cover and land use, especially forest clearing for agriculture and the harvest of wood...
View Resource Breathing Earth

Visual simulation and representation programs and applications have been popping up online in greater numbers, and this recent find is one that will pique the interest of scientists, policy makers, and others who are concerned about carbon dioxide emission rates across the Earth. The Breathing Earth site was created by David Bleja, and he draws on a number of resources (such as the World Factbook...