Articles | Volume 11, issue 4
Biogeosciences, 11, 1021–1036, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-1021-2014
Biogeosciences, 11, 1021–1036, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-1021-2014
Research article
21 Feb 2014
Research article | 21 Feb 2014

Sub-grid scale representation of vegetation in global land surface schemes: implications for estimation of the terrestrial carbon sink

J. R. Melton and V. K. Arora

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