Blue Carbon accounting: quantifying changes

17th December 2015

“We now know that seagrass, mangroves and salt marsh habitats are more efficient at locking away carbon than rainforests. This ‘blue carbon’ resource is finally gaining recognition in carbon accounting efforts so it’s very important to be able to quantify the changes that are taking place in a changing climate,” says Jeffrey Kelleway, lead author of the study and a PhD candidate in the UTS Plant Functional Biology and Climate Change Cluster (C3).

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