2014 International Union of Forest Research Organizations

5-11 October, Salt Lake City, United States
10 October 2014 | 15:30-18:00 | Room: 150 F

Technical Session

Tropical forest wetlands, climate, and land-use change: adaptation and mitigation opportunities


Presentation of recent research on carbon stocks and greenhouse gas emissions from intact and converted wetland forests and associated land uses, ecosystem C dynamics modeling tools, and roles of tropical wetlands in climate change adaptation and mitigation strategies.


CIFOR Panelist:

Kristell Hergoualc’h
Presentation:
"Land-use change threats and knowledge of climate affecting variables in tropical peat swamp forests: a comparison between Indonesia and Peru."

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