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SL469: Climate Change and Florida: Frequently Asked Questions

Figure 3. The carbon cycle is the movement of carbon from different compartments on land (left), in the ocean (right), and in the atmosphere. Yellow numbers are from natural sources of carbon emissions while red numbers are from human, or anthropogenic, sources. White numbers in parentheses are from sinks or pools where carbon is stored.

Credit: US D.O.E. 2008