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Title: Carbon dioxide fluxes from contrasting ecosystems in the Sudanian Savanna in West Africa
Authors: Amekudzi, L.K.
Quansah, Emmanuel
Mauder, Matthias
Balogun, Ahmed A
Hingerl, Luitpold
Bliefernicht, Jan
Kunstmann, Harald
Keywords: West Africa
Sudanian Savanna
Carbon fluxes
Net ecosystem exchange
Issue Date: Jan-2015
Publisher: Carbon Balance and Management Sam
Citation: Carbon Balance and Management Sam
Abstract: The terrestrial land surface in West Africa is made up several types of savanna ecosystems differing in land use changes which modulate gas exchanges between their vegetation and the overlying atmosphere. This study compares diurnal and seasonal estimates of CO2 fluxes from three contrasting ecosystems, a grassland, a mixture of fallow and cropland, and nature reserve in the Sudanian Savanna and relate them to water availability and land use characteristics.
Description: This Article is Published in Carbon Balance and Management and also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13021-014-0011-4
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/12046
ISSN: 1750-0680
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