Carbon Dioxide Cycle - Subduction carries carbonate rocks...

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Carbon Dioxide Cycle Atmospheric CO2 dissolves in rainwater. Rain erodes minerals that flow into the ocean. Minerals combine with carbon to make rocks on ocean floor.
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Unformatted text preview: Subduction carries carbonate rocks down into the mantle. Rock melts in mantle and outgases CO2 back into atmosphere through volcanoes....
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This note was uploaded on 09/12/2011 for the course AST 2002 taught by Professor Britt during the Spring '08 term at University of Central Florida.

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