Carbon Sequestration, Co-Benefits, and Conservation Programs

Land retirement and other agricultural conservation actions contribute greenhouse gas offsets and water quality improvements and reduce erosion and nitrogen runoff. Shifting the programmatic focus to carbon would enhance C sequestration and reduce nitrogen runoff, but would likely increase erosion.


Issue Date:
2004
Publication Type:
Journal Article
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/94004
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/94004
Published in:
Choices, Volume 19, Issue 3
Page range:
19-24
Total Pages:
6




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