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Methods for Measuring Greenhouse Gas Balances and Evaluating Mitigation Options in Smallholder Agriculture

ISBN: 978-3-319-29792-7 (Print) 978-3-319-29794-1 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-13

    Introduction to the SAMPLES Approach

  3. Chapter

    Pages 15-36

    Targeting Landscapes to Identify Mitigation Options in Smallholder Agriculture

  4. Chapter

    Pages 37-70

    Determining Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Removals Associated with Land-Use and Land-Cover Change

  5. Chapter

    Pages 71-96

    Quantifying Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Managed and Natural Soils

  6. Chapter

    Pages 97-117

    A Comparison of Methodologies for Measuring Methane Emissions from Ruminants

  7. Chapter

    Pages 119-134

    Quantifying Tree Biomass Carbon Stocks and Fluxes in Agricultural Landscapes

  8. Chapter

    Pages 135-162

    Methods for Smallholder Quantification of Soil Carbon Stocks and Stock Changes

  9. Chapter

    Pages 163-174

    Yield Estimation of Food and Non-food Crops in Smallholder Production Systems

  10. Chapter

    Pages 175-188

    Scaling Point and Plot Measurements of Greenhouse Gas Fluxes, Balances, and Intensities to Whole Farms and Landscapes

  11. Chapter

    Pages 189-198

    Methods for Environment: Productivity Trade-Off Analysis in Agricultural Systems

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 199-203