Deforestation, forest degradation and fire in the tropics
Dr D Spracklen
2 January 2019
The aim of this PhD project is to understand the links between tropical deforestation, forest degradation and fire and to quantify the impacts on regional air quality and climate.
Unexplored transitions between forest and savanna in Africa
Dr K Dexter, Dr C Ryan
10 January 2019
See. https://www.geos.ed.ac.uk/e4-dtp/project/pdf/124. Project Background. The forests and savanna biomes of Africa are known the world over for their biodiversity and carbon storage.