Harnessing the climate mitigation, conservation and poverty alleviation potential of seagrasses: prospects for developing blue carbon initiatives and payment for ecosystem service programmes

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In this paper the prospects of further inclusion of seagrass ecosystems in climate policy frameworks, with a particular focus on carbon storage and sequestration, as well as the potential for developing payment for ecosystem service (PES) schemes that are complementary to carbon management are reviewed.

Harnessing the climate mitigation, conservation and poverty alleviation potential of seagrasses: prospects for developing blue carbon initiatives and payment for ecosystem service programmes - Adam P Hejnowicz, Hilary Kennedy, Murray A Rudd, Mark Huxham, Frontiers in Marine Science, 2015

Collection/Topic
Guidelines
Region
Global
Year Published
2015