C-PEAT working group launched

Patagonia-peatland-400pxC-PEAT (Carbon in Peat on EArth though Time) is a new PAGES working group focusing on the climate sensitivity and contribution of peat deposits to the global carbon cycle in the past, particularly their impact on atmospheric CO2 and CH4 concentrations.

Some of C-PEAT's key goals are to inform estimations on the future change in peatlands, as well as evaluations and validations of global climate-carbon cycle models.

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