Increases in terrestrial carbon storage from the Last Glacial Maximum to the present

@article{Adams1990IncreasesIT,
  title={Increases in terrestrial carbon storage from the Last Glacial Maximum to the present},
  author={J. M. Adams and Hugues Faure and Liliane Faure-Denard and Jacqueline Mcglade and F. Ian Woodward},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1990},
  volume={348},
  pages={711-714}
}
EVIDENCE from ice cores1 indicates that concentrations of atmospheric carbon dioxide were lower by about 75 p.p.m. during the Last Glacial Maximum (LGM; ∼18,000 years ago) than during the present interglacial (10,000 years ago to the present). The causes of such large changes in atmospheric CO2 remain uncertain. Using a climate model, Prentice and Fung2 have estimated that there was approximately the same amount of carbon in vegetation and soils during the LGM as there was during the present… 

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