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Glenn Christensen

Glenn Christensen
Resource Monitoring and Assessment
620 SW Main, Suite 502
Portland, OR 97205-3028
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A Carbon Accounting Framework for Oregon

Year: 2019
How much carbon do Oregon’s forests sequester each year? An amount equivalent to the annual emissions from 6.6 million passenger vehicles, give or take 1.6 million cars. Between 2001 and 2016, Oregon’s forests functioned as a net sink of carbon, with stores increasing at a rate of 30.9 ± 7.4 million...

Working with Cal Fire to monitor carbon sequestration in California

Year: 2018
Forest Service scientists partnered with California’s Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) to develop a carbon inventory essential for assessing the state’s progress toward meeting its carbon sequestration target via California’s forest sector. They found that California forests are...