TITLE

Global change: Methane and monsoons

AUTHOR(S)
Wolff, Eric W.
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Nature;2/3/2011, Vol. 470 Issue 7332, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the use of models of emissions, climate, and vegetation to show how the increase in methane volume could have originated from natural causes. It states that from the combined use of methane-concentration and isotopic data, it indicates that the main cause of the glacial-interglacial increase is the strength of wetland methane sources. It mentions that the model experiments enable the authors to define which regions contributed to the global pattern of methane emissions.
ACCESSION #
57775604

 

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