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Name: Biosphere – Chapter Introduction
ID: m41617
Language: English (en)
Summary: In this module, the Chapter Biosphere is introduced.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: cultural ecosystem services, ecosystem, ecosystem services, provisioning ecosystem services, regulating ecosystem services, supporting ecosystem services
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Andrew Leakey (
Copyright Holders: U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative (
Maintainers: U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative (

Latest version: 1.5 (history)
First publication date: Nov 18, 2011 4:33 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Mar 8, 2012 6:31 pm -0600


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Version History

Version: 1.5 Mar 8, 2012 6:31 pm -0600 by U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative
1) Fix links to Figure Ecosystem Services, 2) fix capitalization of glossary terms.(MWL)

Version: 1.4 Jan 18, 2012 10:43 am -0600 by U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative
Added Google Analytics tracking code

Version: 1.3 Jan 6, 2012 6:11 pm -0600 by U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative
bolded figure links; added keywords and summary (mwl)

Version: 1.2 Dec 5, 2011 2:14 pm -0600 by U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative
fixed typos (mwl)

Version: 1.1 Nov 18, 2011 4:51 pm -0600 by U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative
Created module (mwl)

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