Summary to policy makers: Land use, land-use change, and forestry

Publication Type

Book Chapter

LBNL Report Number

LBNL-48366

Abstract

This Special Report discusses the global carbon cycle and how different land use and forestry activities currently affect standing carbon stocks and emissions of greenhouse gases. It also looks forward and examines future carbon uptake and emissions that may result from employing varying definitional scenarios and carbon accounting strategies, linked to the Kyoto Protocol, within the forestry and land-use sectors.

Book Title

Land Use, Land-Use Change And Forestry

Volume

8

Year of Publication

2000

Series Volume

3-4

Call Number

LBNL-48366