Components of the Carbon Cycle

A simplified representation of the terrestrial carbon cycle side by side with the ocean carbon cycle. Fluxes and reservoirs expressed in gigatons are included.

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Office of Biological and Environmental Research of the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science
Biological and Environmental Research Information System (BERIS)

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Teaching Tips

Works as a good PowerPoint slide to explain different aspects of the carbon cycle.