TITLE

Forest benefits beyond counting carbon

AUTHOR(S)
Harkin, Zoe
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Ecos;Dec2009/Jan2010, Issue 152, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the methods on how to calculate the carbon emissions in Australia. It notes the application of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) analysis on preventing deforestation. It mentions that carbon biomass is the accurate measure of carbon stocks. Moreover, carbon accounting should be applied on Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) to solve deforestation.
ACCESSION #
48297759

 

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