Carbon sinks threatened by increasing ozone

Hopkin, Michael
July 2007
Nature;7/26/2007, Vol. 448 Issue 7152, p396
Academic Journal
The article presents the new climate-modelling study which predicts that rising levels of ozone pollution over the next century can poison plants and reduce their ability to photosynthesize or absorb carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. Accordingly, the study combines knowledge concerning ecosystem function with atmospheric chemistry.


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