Sources and Sinks of Trace Gases in Amazonia and the Cerrado

  1. Michael Keller,
  2. Michael Bustamante,
  3. John Gash and
  4. Pedro Silva Dias
  1. M. M. C. Bustamante1,
  2. Michael Keller2 and
  3. D. A. Silva3

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/2008GM000742

Amazonia and Global Change

Amazonia and Global Change

How to Cite

Bustamante, M. M. C., Keller, M. and Silva, D. A. (2009) Sources and Sinks of Trace Gases in Amazonia and the Cerrado, in Amazonia and Global Change (eds M. Keller, M. Bustamante, J. Gash and P. Silva Dias), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/2008GM000742

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Ecology, University of Brasília Brasília, Brazil

  2. 2

    International Institute of Tropical Forestry, USDA Forest Service Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico

  3. 3

    Department of Ecology, University of Brasília BrasíLia, Brazil

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904764

Online ISBN: 9781118670347

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Keywords:

  • Rain forest ecology—Amazon River Region;
  • Biosphere—Research—Amazon River Region;
  • Climatic changes—Amazon River Region;
  • Amazon River Region—Climate

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Fluxes of N2O and No from Natural Ecosystems to the Atmosphere

  • Effects of Land Use Changes on N2O and No Emissions from Soil to the Atmosphere

  • Methane Flux Between Upland Ecosystems of Amazonian Forest and Cerrado and the Atmosphere

  • Conclusions