Global change: Methane and monsoons

Wolff, Eric W.
February 2011
Nature;2/3/2011, Vol. 470 Issue 7332, p49
Academic Journal
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.


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