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How much carbon does your type of forest sequester?

New Teagasc online tool gives CO2 removal estimates based on tree species and soil types — and it shows how Sitka spruce is twice as effective as a traditional broadleaf woodland in the short term

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Fighting climate change: carbon is removed from the air and locked up in wood products

Fighting climate change: carbon is removed from the air and locked up in wood products

Fighting climate change: carbon is removed from the air and locked up in wood products

COVID-19 is dominating our thoughts, but the challenge of dealing with climate change hasn’t gone away.

UN Secretary-General António Guterres recently said: “The decisions we make now will determine the course of the next 30 years and beyond: emissions must fall by half by 2030 and reach net-zero emissions no later than 2050 to reach the 1.5°C goal.


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