Forest Management Options for Carbon Sequestration: A Western U.S. Perspective

Presents a western U.S. perspective on forest management for carbon sequestration, and the above and below- ground carbon consequences of different management strategies.

Bernard Bormann
USDA Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station

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How current research challenges is examining some common assumptions about carbon sequestration in the western U.S.

The importance of considering above- and below-ground carbon in management planning.

The need to broaden the options for carbon management and place carbon management in an ecosystem services context.