Effects of climate change and deforestation on potential of carbon sequestration and its implication in forest landscape restoration

October 13, 2016

Presentation by Mulugeta Mokria, Dr Aster Gebrekirstos, Dr Ermias Aynekakulu and Prof Dr Achim Brauning based on a study to investigate the current extent of forest degradation due to climate change in Ethiopia. The study also quantified the effects of tree dieback on aboveground carbon stock and the carbon sequestration potential. The research forms part of the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry.