Soil health metrics for sustainable agricultural systems
Dr S Haefele
15 April 2019
Why is this project important?. Soil is the foundation of all agricultural systems. It is a complex biophysical system of aggregated particles and pore networks that, if managed carefully, provides plants with the medium for roots to grow and extract water and nutrients in order to produce food and fibre.
Carbon leakage in forest ecosystems
Dr A Ollauri, Dr S B Mickovski, Dr C Thomson
28 March 2019
The ability of forest ecosystems to store carbon (C; e.g. CO2) above and belowground makes afforestation one of the leading measures to fight climate change.