Leaf chemistry response to elevated CO2: decomposition and nutrient cycle impacts
Dr R Bartlett, Dr L Batty
21 January 2019
The Birmingham Institute of Forest Research Free Air Carbon Enrichment Facility (BIFoR FACE) is an outdoor experiment studying the impact of elevated carbon dioxide (eCO2) on an established deciduous forest ecosystem through several multi-disciplinary research projects.
Soil microbes to mitigate climate change
Dr J Whitaker, Prof N Ostle
27 January 2019
Why is this project important?. Human populations are expected to increase by 50% to 9 billion by 2050 as climate change continues – together these changes will place unprecedented pressure on the Earth’s finite and fragile natural resources.