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carbon sequestration

The uptake and storage of carbon in a carbon sink, such as the oceans, or a terrestrial sink such as forests or soils, in order to keep the carbon out of the atmosphere.
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  • carbon storage
  • carbon dioxide sequestration
  • soil carbon sequestration
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