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carbon budget

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Definition

carbon budget noun

Comparative evaluation of the amount of carbon stored in natural forests (sinks) and the amount emitted by them (sources), which is undertaken to determine whether the forests are sequestering more carbon than they are emitting to the atmosphere. Carbon budgets can be drawn up on various scales, including global[1].

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Français

Bilan de carbone[1]

中文

碳预算[2]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Forest Resources Glossary. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service. (2019, May 08). https://cfs.nrcan.gc.ca/terms/
  2. FAO Language Resources Project. (2005). International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO), Viena