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Publisher Correction: Measuring progress from nationally determined contributions to mid-century strategies

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Long-term warming amplifies shifts in the carbon cycle of experimental ponds

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Model-based assessments for long-term climate strategies

Model-based assessments for long-term climate strategiesModel-based assessments for long-term climate strategies, Published online: 22 April 2019; doi:10.1038/s41558-019-0453-5Many countries are formulating a long-term climate strategy...

Forest Policy: Media influence on debate

Climatic Change http://doi.org/bzpd (2017) Reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD+) is an important instrument for mitigating climate change, particularly in forest-rich countries like...

Regional dry-season climate changes due to three decades of Amazonian deforestation

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Community action and climate change

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