Response to Comment on "Tropical forests are a net carbon source based on aboveground measurements of gain and loss".

Affiliation

Woods Hole Research Center, Falmouth, MA 04523, USA. [Email]

Abstract

The Hansen et al critique centers on the lack of spatial agreement between two very different datasets. Nonetheless, properly constructed comparisons designed to reconcile the two datasets yield up to 90% agreement (e.g., in South America).