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Periodic shrub, Sphagnum, and peat community-level measurements of CO2 and CH4 are assessed from 1.2-m diameter in situ collars left in the experimental plots for seasonal and treatment response evaluations. More images available at

Credit or Source: Office of Biological and Environmental Research of the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science.


U.S. DOE. July 2015. Spruce and Peatland Responses Under Climatic and Environmental Change. U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science. (PDF)

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