This report examines options for greenhouse emissions abatement by changing land management practices and establishing terrestrial organic carbon sinks in Western Australia.It recommends the following priorities to the Greenhouse Task Force.? Expand the already successful Kyoto Protocol Article 3.3 plantations, as carbon sinks.? Determine the potential of Kyoto Protocol Article 3.4 sink activities (cropland management, grazing land management and revegetation) to contribute to carbon sequestration in Western Australia.
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Western Australia, Climate Change, Land Management, Carbon
Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Department of Conservation and Land Management, Forest Products Commission, and Department of Environment, Water and Catchment Protection. (2003), Greenhouse, land management and carbon sequestration in Western Australia. Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia, Perth. Report 18/2003.
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