2012

Managing Forest Carbon in a Changing Climate

ISBN: 978-94-007-2231-6 (Print) 978-94-007-2232-3 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Pages 1-4

    Introduction

  3. THE SCIENCE OF FOREST CARBON

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 5-5

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      Pages 7-30

      Characterizing Organic Carbon Stocks and Flows in Forest Soils

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      Pages 31-49

      The Physiological Ecology of Carbon Science in Forest Stands

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      Pages 51-75

      Carbon Dynamics of Tropical Forests

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      Pages 77-107

      Carbon Dynamics in the Temperate Forest

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      Pages 109-135

      Carbon Dynamics in the Boreal Forest

  4. MEASURING CARBON IN FORESTS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 137-137

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      Pages 139-164

      Measuring Carbon in Forests

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      Pages 165-179

      The Role of Forests in Global Carbon Budgeting

  5. THE MANAGEMENT OF CARBON IN FORESTS AND FOREST PRODUCTS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 181-181

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      Pages 183-204

      Managing Carbon Sequestration in Tropical Forests

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      Pages 205-226

      Managing Carbon Sequestration and Storage in Temperate and Boreal Forests

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      Pages 227-255

      Managing Afforestation and Reforestation for Carbon Sequestration: Considerations for Land Managers and Policy Makers

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      Pages 257-282

      Role of Forest Products in the Global Carbon Cycle: From the Forest to Final Disposal

  6. SOCIOECONOMIC AND POLICY CONSIDERATIONS FOR CARBON MANAGEMENT IN FORESTS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 283-283

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      Pages 285-304

      Large and Intact Forests: Drivers and Inhibitors of Deforestation and Forest Degradation

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      Pages 305-320

      Economic Drivers of Tropical Deforestation for Agriculture

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      Pages 321-336

      The Economic Drivers of Forest Land Use and the Role of Markets in the United States

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      Pages 337-355

      United States Legislative Proposals on Forest Carbon

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      Pages 357-376

      REDD+ Policy Options: Including Forests in an International Climate Change Agreement

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      Pages 377-387

      Synthesis and Conclusions

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 389-414