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The terrestrial ecosystem that is most productive (makes the greatest amount of organic carbon per square meter per year) is  _____.
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grasslands
deserts
temperate forests
tropical rainforests
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An ecosystem is a community of living organisms interacting with the nonliving components of their environment, as a system....

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