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actinic flux, aerosol effects on, 31 aerosols absorption of radiation by, 26, 29 anthropogenic, 93 in atmosphere, xi, 27, 32,105 chemical reactions of, 116-17 ecosystem effects on, 179 effect on climate, ix, 25-31,93 Africa climate-JRange studies in, 276, 277, 28i deforestation in, 49 monsoon predictions for, 184 palcoclimatcs of, 127, 128, 131 proposed biosphere studies for, 286 AGCM model, vegetation-climate feedback in, 130 agriculture climate change effects on, 99 as dust source, 181 effect on atmosphere, ix albedo ecosystem effects on, 178, 179, 184 in paleoclimates, 205, 213 of snow-covered vegetation, 119, 127, 178 Alert station (Canada), carbon dioxide studies at,

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