Forestry as Carbon Sink

Plants are categorized as Autotrophs, meaning they have the ability to produce their own energy source by utilizing the natural elements like sunlight, water and so on, through the longest chemical reaction found in nature, photosynthesis. Plants produce glucose, which is a carbon-based biomolecule. Carbon in glucose is gained from carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, which is considered one of the major greenhouse gases, contributing to Global climate change. Plants are also carbon sources and they release stored carbon back into the environment in events such as a forest fire. However, the release of carbon is minute compared to carbon absorption. Therefore, Forests act as “carbon sinks” which will reduce carbon dioxide concentrations in the atmosphere. Reforestation is one such controllable solution for reducing carbon footprint and preventing increasing global temperatures.

    Related Conference of Forestry as Carbon Sink

    August 26-27, 2019

    9th World Congress on Biopolymers & Bioplastics

    London, UK
    August 26-27, 2019

    13th World Congress on Biofuels and Bioenergy

    Mercure Hotel Wien Westbahnhof, Vienna, Austria
    August 26-27, 2019

    14th Global Summit and Expo on Biomass and Bioenergy

    Vienna, Austria
    23-24, September, 2019

    9th International Conference on Petroleum Engineering


    London, UK
    November 18-19, 2019

    10th Annual Conference on Bioenergy and Biofuels

    Abu Dhabi, UAE
    December 02-03, 2019

    Annual Congress on Polymer Chemistry

    Tokyo, Japan
    April 20-21, 2020

    11th Annual Conference on Bioenergy and Biofuels

    Amsterdam, Netherlands
    May 20-21, 2020

    Global summit on Agriculture & Organic farming

    Tokyo, Japan

    Forestry as Carbon Sink Conference Speakers

    Recommended Sessions

    Related Journals

    Are you interested in