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This series of animations depicts the results of a computer simulation of the effects of deforestation on the surface temperature and precipitation in the Amazon region. Six animations are shown - a control simulation, a deforestation simulation, and the difference between the two for both surface temperature and rainfall. The period simulated is the second half of 1987.

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  • Science > General

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    Space Science,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20061002143218048T,NSDL,Chemistry,Environmental science,Science,Undergraduate (Upper Division),Undergraduate (Lower Division),Ecology, Forestry and Agriculture,Social Sciences,Deforestation,Amazon,Higher Education,NSDL_SetSpec_456144,Physics,Physical sciences,Astronomy,Space sciences,Geoscience,Graduate/Professional,Earth science

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    English

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