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Title

Bury, burn or both: a two-for-one deal on biomass carbon and energy
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): D. W. Keith; J. S. Rhodes
Publication Year: 2002

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • biomass
  • carbon
  • CH4 - methane
  • energy
  • fire management
  • fuel management
  • hydrogen
  • site treatments
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Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 52256
Tall Timbers Record Number: 29328
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TTRS Call Number: Available
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

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From the text ... 'Wich is best: bury, burn or both? The extraordinary heterogeneity of the energy system makes it unlikely that any single solution will triumph everywhere. In practice, there will be no absolute dominance of any one strategy over another, and each may well succeed in some niche. In general, however, because of the effectiveness of biomass with sequestration in reducing emissions per unit biomass, 'both' will tend to triumph over the other biomass options as constraints on carbon grow stronger.' © 2002 Kluwer Academic Publishers. Printed in the Netherlands.

Citation:
Keith, D. W., and J. S. Rhodes. 2002. Bury, burn or both: a two-for-one deal on biomass carbon and energy. Climatic Change, v. 54, no. 3, p. 375-377.