While the trolls rage on about The Sunday Times “retraction” related to “Amazongate”, Science moves forward with field experiments that take the alarm out of Amazon alarmism.
From the Max Planck Institute via this press release: A new balance for the global carbon balance
“We were surprised to find that the primary production in the tropics is not so strongly dependent on the amount of rain,” says Markus Reichstein. “Here, too, we therefore need to critically scrutinize the forecasts of some climate models which predict the Amazon will die as the world gets drier.”
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This bodes well for what North, Booker, and Willis have been saying. It appears the Sunday Times bowed to troll pressure, while the grey literature citations in question go missing and the real science says there’s no cause for alarm.