Abbreviations and acronyms

CAM

Crassulacean Acid Metabolism

CDIAC

Carbon Dioxide Information and Analysis Center

CSIRO

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research

Organization

FACE

Free Air CO: Experiment

GCM

General Circulation Model

I PCX

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

ITCZ

Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone

LAI

Leaf Area Index

LGM

Last Glacial Maximum

NCAR

National Center for Atmospheric Research

NCEP

National Centers for Environmental Prediction

NOAA

National Oceanic and Aerospace Administration

NPP

Net Primary Production

UV

Ultraviolet

VOC

Volatile Organic Compound

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