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Title: Partitioning evapotranspiration using long-term carbon dioxide and water vapor fluxes: New Approach to ET Partitioning

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  1. Southwest Watershed Research Center, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Tucson Arizona USA
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Journal Name: Geophysical Research Letters Journal Volume: 44 Journal Issue: 13; Journal ID: ISSN 0094-8276
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Scott, Russell L., and Biederman, Joel A. Partitioning evapotranspiration using long-term carbon dioxide and water vapor fluxes: New Approach to ET Partitioning. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1002/2017GL074324.
Scott, Russell L., & Biederman, Joel A. Partitioning evapotranspiration using long-term carbon dioxide and water vapor fluxes: New Approach to ET Partitioning. United States. doi:10.1002/2017GL074324.
Scott, Russell L., and Biederman, Joel A. Wed . "Partitioning evapotranspiration using long-term carbon dioxide and water vapor fluxes: New Approach to ET Partitioning". United States. doi:10.1002/2017GL074324.
title = {Partitioning evapotranspiration using long-term carbon dioxide and water vapor fluxes: New Approach to ET Partitioning},
author = {Scott, Russell L. and Biederman, Joel A.},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1002/2017GL074324},
journal = {Geophysical Research Letters},
number = 13,
volume = 44,
place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {7}

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