Human-induced erosion has offset one-third of carbon emissions from land cover change

http://feeds.nature.com/~r/nclimate/rss/aop/~3/9mp6VYs9WFQ/nclimate3263

Erosion of agricultural land is estimated to have resulted in a cumulative net uptake of 78 ± 22 Pg C on land (6000 BC–2015 AD), offsetting 37 ± 10% of generally recognized C emissions resulting from anthropogenic land cover change.Nature Climate Change doi: 10.1038/nclimate3263

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