Earth system models must include permafrost carbon processes

Christina Schädel, Brendan M. Rogers, David M. Lawrence, Charles D. Koven, Victor Brovkin, Eleanor J. Burke, Hélène Genet, Deborah N. Huntzinger, Elchin Jafarov, A. David McGuire, William J. Riley, Susan M. Natali

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Accurate representation of permafrost carbon emissions is crucial for climate projections, yet current Earth system models inadequately represent permafrost carbon. Sustained funding opportunities are needed from government and private sectors for prioritized model development.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)114-116
Number of pages3
JournalNature Climate Change
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 2024

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Environmental Science (miscellaneous)
  • Social Sciences (miscellaneous)


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