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Biogeosciences, 18, 4681–4704, 2021
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https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-4681-2021

Research article 17 Aug 2021

Research article | 17 Aug 2021

Carbon balance of a Finnish bog: temporal variability and limiting factors based on 6 years of eddy-covariance data

Pavel Alekseychik et al.

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Bogs of northern Eurasia represent a major type of peatland ecosystem and contain vast amounts of carbon, but carbon balance monitoring studies on bogs are scarce. The current project explores 6 years of carbon balance data obtained using the state-of-the-art eddy-covariance technique at a Finnish bog Siikaneva. The results reveal relatively low interannual variability indicative of ecosystem resilience to both cool and hot summers and provide new insights into the seasonal course of C fluxes.
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