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Research article
17 Aug 2012
Research article |  | 17 Aug 2012

An assessment of the carbon balance of Arctic tundra: comparisons among observations, process models, and atmospheric inversions

A. D. McGuire, T. R. Christensen, D. Hayes, A. Heroult, E. Euskirchen, J. S. Kimball, C. Koven, P. Lafleur, P. A. Miller, W. Oechel, P. Peylin, M. Williams, and Y. Yi

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