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Forests

Known as: Forested Areas, Forestland, Forestlands 
An ecosystem dominated by trees and other woody vegetation.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Forests in Flux Forests worldwide are in a state of flux, with accelerating losses in some regions and gains in others. Hansen et… Expand
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Net average global annual uptake of atmospheric carbon dioxide by forests was 1.1 petagrams of carbon, roughly one-sixth of… Expand
Review
2008
Review
2008
The world's forests influence climate through physical, chemical, and biological processes that affect planetary energetics, the… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BackgroundRandom forests are becoming increasingly popular in many scientific fields because they can cope with "small n large p… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Classification procedures are some of the most widely used statistical methods in ecology. Random forests (RF) is a new and… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Recently there has been a lot of interest in “ensemble learning” — methods that generate many classifiers and aggregate their… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
Land use has generally been considered a local environmental issue, but it is becoming a force of global importance. Worldwide… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Future climate warming is expected to enhance plant growth in temperate ecosystems and to increase carbon sequestration. But… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
  • R. Lal
  • Science
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 8574723
The carbon sink capacity of the world's agricultural and degraded soils is 50 to 66% of the historic carbon loss of 42 to 78… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The commonly observed high diversity of trees in tropical rain forests and corals on tropical reefs is a nonequilibrium state… Expand