Global vegetation The biosphere is the part of the earth’s surface that includes the upper horizons of the soil, the atmosphere near the ground, and the surface waters where living organisms exist and biological cycles occur 1. In the biosphere context, the areas of terrestrial vegetation with plant cover of similar properties are called vegetation
To access this post, you must purchase All themes or Forests and other biomass resources. Do you already have a membership or are you part of an organization? log in