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biogeochemical cycles
biogeochemical cycles  
Which items belong to which biogeochemical cycle?
I can match a couple up, but the my textbook seems to be jumping all over the place and it's hard to understand sometimes.
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Hi Samantha,

Please see answers below:

CARBON CYCLE:

- This cycle's largest reservoir is the atmosphere
- The weathering of rock is the major flux in this cycle
- This cycle is significantly affected by the extraction of fossil fuels
- Photosynthesis is a major flux in this cycle

NITROGEN CYCLE:

- Nitrification is a major flux in this cycle

WATER CYCLE:

- This cycle's largest reservoir is ocean water
- Transpiration is a major flux in this cycle

PHOSPHORUS CYCLE:

- This cycle is affected by the release of detergents in treated wastewater.


Hope this helps. Thank you.

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