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Volume 11, issue 2
Biogeosciences, 11, 381-407, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-381-2014
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Special issue: REgional Carbon Cycle Assessment and Processes (RECCAP)

Biogeosciences, 11, 381-407, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-381-2014
© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 28 Jan 2014

Research article | 28 Jan 2014

A full greenhouse gases budget of Africa: synthesis, uncertainties, and vulnerabilities

R. Valentini et al.
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