Carbon cycle


Updated on 04/12/2018
Définition
Sens commun
Movement of carbon, in its various forms, between the natural reservoirs of the planet.
Source
according to AFB
Sens technique
Circulation and storage of carbon, in its various forms, between the Earth surface and interior, the atmosphere and biosphere. The main mechanisms of carbon exchange are photosynthesis, respiration and oxidation. A transfer takes place between living organisms, the atmosphere, the earth and water.
Source
according to FAO and IOWater
Thématiques associées
Review status
Soumis au comité de relecture.