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- HIRANO, TAKASHI, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Global change biology 2007 v.13 no.2 pp. 412-425
- eddy covariance; peat; El Nino; primary productivity; soil organic carbon; leaf area index; drought; trees; seasonal variation; vapor pressure; ecosystem respiration; forests; carbon dioxide; phenology; peatlands; ecosystems; drainage; wet season; climate; dry season; smoke; fires; swamps; carbon dioxide production; deforestation; water table; Indonesia; Borneo
- ... Tropical peatlands, which coexist with swamp forests, have accumulated vast amounts of carbon as soil organic matter. Since the 1970s, however, deforestation and drainage have progressed on an enormous scale. In addition, El Niño and Southern Oscillation (ENSO) drought and large-scale fires, which grow larger under the drought condition, are accelerating peatland devastation. That devastation enha ...