The NZ Herald reports (LINK) that:
Scientists have discovered an "abrupt increase'' since 1988 in the uptake of carbon dioxide (CO2) by the land biosphere, which comprises all of the planet's plant and animal ecosystems.Ms Mikaloff-Fletcher said: "We were completely taken by surprise (by the findings)." Obviously she doesn't read this blog.
Wellington-based scientist Dr Sara Mikaloff-Fletcher, from the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research, was part of the global research team investigating the distribution of CO2 emissions.
Read more of the article by Kieran Campbell HERE.