Enabling food security by verifying agricultural carbon

H Kahiluoto, P Smith, D Moran, JE Olesen

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Abstract

Rewarding smallholders for sequestering carbon in agricultural land can improve food security while mitigating climate change. Verification of carbon offsets in food-insecure regions is possible and achievable through rigorously controlled monitoring.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)309 - 311
Number of pages3
JournalNature Climate Change
Volume4
DOIs
Publication statusFirst published - 2014

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1024829

Keywords

  • Carbon offsets
  • Carbon sequestration
  • Climate change
  • Smallholders

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Kahiluoto, H., Smith, P., Moran, D., & Olesen, JE. (2014). Enabling food security by verifying agricultural carbon. Nature Climate Change, 4, 309 - 311. https://doi.org/10.1038/nclimate2209
Kahiluoto, H ; Smith, P ; Moran, D ; Olesen, JE. / Enabling food security by verifying agricultural carbon. In: Nature Climate Change. 2014 ; Vol. 4. pp. 309 - 311.
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Enabling food security by verifying agricultural carbon. / Kahiluoto, H; Smith, P; Moran, D; Olesen, JE.

In: Nature Climate Change, Vol. 4, 2014, p. 309 - 311.

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