Great reference on Biosphere"How life alters Climate"
Short term carbon cycle (photosynthesis, animal respiration, phytoplankton, ocean exchange, soil exchange, the organic carbon sub-cycle (Box 4-2), deforestation, fossil fuel combustion [396-398], CO2 fertilization (398),)
Climate Data (Ice cores (pages 235-237), ocean sediments, tree rings, coral, pollen, [section 3-3 and 3-4])
El Nino [pages 366-368]
Chapter 2 [Key terms: upwelling, biosphere, photosynthesis, transpiration, ozidation, biomass, biomes, savanna, hardwood forest, conifer forest, tundra, desert, vegetation-albedo feedback, phytoplankton, ocean productivity and upwelling, vegetation-precipitation feedback. Review Questions: 13, 14, 15 ]
Chapter 4 [Key terms: thermostat, Gaia hypothesis, homeostasis]
Chapter 11[Key terms: ice flow model, sintering, iron fertilization. Review Questions: 1, 2, 3, 4 ]