Articles | Volume 11, issue 21
Biogeosciences, 11, 6017–6027, 2014

Special issue: Improving constraints on biospheric feedbacks in Earth system...

Biogeosciences, 11, 6017–6027, 2014

Research article 05 Nov 2014

Research article | 05 Nov 2014

Climate versus carbon dioxide controls on biomass burning: a model analysis of the glacial–interglacial contrast

M. Martin Calvo et al.

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