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10 Dec 2015
Forum article |  | 10 Dec 2015

Mitigating N2O emissions from soil: from patching leaks to transformative action

C. Decock, J. Lee, M. Necpalova, E. I. P. Pereira, D. M. Tendall, and J. Six

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Short summary
Further progress in understanding and mitigating N2O emissions from soil lies within transdisciplinary research that reaches across spatial scales and takes an ambitious look into the future.