Global warming mitigation potential of three tree plantation scenarios by R. L. Peer

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StatementR.L. Peer, D.L. Campbell, and W.G. Hohenstein.
ContributionsCampbell, D. L., Hohenstein, W. G., Air and Energy Engineering Research Laboratory.
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