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Troubled Waters of Greenhouse Earth: Summary and Synthesis

  • G. Wayne Minshall
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Abstract

I began to prepare for the symposium on which this book is based with the same predisposition as many of the audience and (now) you readers, that global climate change is imminent . . . even an accomplished fact. Many of you will recognize, as I have come to, that this may not be the case; that it is not all that certain. While the likelihood of global change due to human activities may be quite high, there are still many uncertainties, particularly with regard to the timing, magnitude, and regional patterns (IPCC, 1990).

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Global Warming Methane Hydrate Particulate Organic Carbon Freshwater Ecosystem Aquatic Insect 
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