Welcome to ICOS-France



Philippe Ciais, Leonard Rivier, Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l’Environnement. Institut Pierre-Simon Laplace, CEA-CNRS-UVSQ, France
Denis Loustau, INRA, EFPE (Ecologie Fonctionnelle et Physique de l'Environnement)
Richard Joffre, CNRS/INEE, CEFE (Centre d'Ecologie fonctionnelle et Úvolutive)



Mission statement

To provide the long-term observations required to understand the present state and predict future behavior of the global carbon cycle and greenhouse gas emissions.

To monitor and assess the effectiveness of carbon sequestration and/or greenhouse gases emission reduction activities on global atmospheric composition levels, including attribution of sources and sinks by region and sector.
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