The natural fix? the role of ecosystems in climate mitigation : a UNEP rapid response assessment by Kate Trumper

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Published by United Nations Environment Programme in Cambridge, U.K .

Written in English

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  • Carbon sequestration,
  • Greenhouse gas mitigation,
  • Climatic changes

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StatementKate Trumper ... [et al.].
ContributionsTrumper, Kate., United Nations Environment Programme., UNEP/GRID-Arendal., UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre.
LC ClassificationsSD387.C37 T785 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination65 p. :
Number of Pages65
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24034569M
ISBN 108277010575
ISBN 109788277010571
LC Control Number2009333544

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