Soil organic carbon across scales.

@article{ORourke2015SoilOC,
  title={Soil organic carbon across scales.},
  author={Sharon M O'Rourke and Denis A. Angers and Nicholas M. Holden and Alex B. McBratney},
  journal={Global change biology},
  year={2015},
  volume={21 10},
  pages={3561-74}
}
Mechanistic understanding of scale effects is important for interpreting the processes that control the global carbon cycle. Greater attention should be given to scale in soil organic carbon (SOC) science so that we can devise better policy to protect/enhance existing SOC stocks and ensure sustainable use of soils. Global issues such as climate change require consideration of SOC stock changes at the global and biosphere scale, but human interaction occurs at the landscape scale, with… CONTINUE READING
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