Biogeophysical Feedbacks Between Land Cover and Climate

  1. Ruth S. Defries,
  2. Gregory P. Asner and
  3. Richard A. Houghton
  1. Gordon B. Bonan

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/153GM06

Ecosystems and Land Use Change

Ecosystems and Land Use Change

How to Cite

Bonan, G. B. (2004) Biogeophysical Feedbacks Between Land Cover and Climate, in Ecosystems and Land Use Change (eds R. S. Defries, G. P. Asner and R. A. Houghton), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/153GM06

Author Information

  1. National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904184

Online ISBN: 9781118665985

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Keywords:

  • Land use—Decision making—Case studies;
  • Environmental degradation—Case studies

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Surface Energy Balance

  • Surface Fluxes and Temperature

  • Hydrologic Cycle

  • Land Surface Models in Climate Models

  • Land Cover Change and Climate

  • Next Generation of Land Surface Models