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atm make up section - Long term organic cycle formation of...

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Ocean/Atmosphere 23:03 Carbon Cycle Residence time =amount of time carbon is stored in a location; residence time is  based upon where it is stored and how long it can be stored there Short term organic cycle - seasonal flux of carbon between biosphere and  atmosphere Keeling curve - the long term trend of atmospheric CO2  Summer brings leaves along with photosynthesis and the releasing of Oxygen 
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Unformatted text preview: Long term organic cycle- formation of fossil fuels- decades to 1000s of years the carbon is being kept inside them Long term inorganic cycle- carbon is stored in the rocks and takes over hundreds of thousands of years (water keeps a level of atm. O2 and CO2 and people can look at them to tell what the weather and temperature were like 23:03 23:03...
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This note was uploaded on 08/26/2011 for the course GEOGRAPHY 3A taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at UCSB.

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