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Is Planting Forests Bad For The Climate?
Snyder, Peter K. (2011)
 

Title 
Is Planting Forests Bad For The Climate?

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Issue Date
2011-11

Type
Presentation

Abstract
Planting forests is a proven approach to mitigating global warming through sequestering atmospheric CO2. However, in the mid-latitudes this could actually have the unintended consequence of warming the planet by decreasing the surface reflectivity. Numerical modeling results are used to show where and how forests can benefit the climate.

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Suggested Citation
Snyder, Peter K.. (2011). Is Planting Forests Bad For The Climate?. Retrieved from the University of Minnesota Digital Conservancy, http://purl.umn.edu/119856.


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