Anthropogenic biomes: a key contribution to earth-system science.

@article{Alessa2008AnthropogenicBA,
  title={Anthropogenic biomes: a key contribution to earth-system science.},
  author={Lilian Na'ia Alessa and F. Stuart III Chapin},
  journal={Trends in ecology & evolution},
  year={2008},
  volume={23 10},
  pages={529-31}
}
Human activities now dominate most of the ice-free terrestrial surface. A recent article presents a classification and global map of human-influenced biomes of the world that provides a novel and potentially appropriate framework for projecting changes in earth-system dynamics. 

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