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New Sinks: Managing the rangelands

Harper, R.J.ORCID: 0000-0003-0268-2917 (1999) New Sinks: Managing the rangelands. In: Report to Council. WA Greenhouse Council, Sustainable Land Management Technical Panel. Government of Western Australia. Environmental Protection Authority.


The Bureau of Resource Sciences has estimated that an additional 315 Mt of organic carbon could potentially be sequestered through the rehabilitation of deteriorated pastures in the northern Australian rangelands, with a further 144 Mt of carbon sequestered if seriously degraded land was rehabilitated (Rossiter and Lambert, 1998). To this could be added the reduction in emissions through more effective fire management practices in the Kimberley...

Item Type: Book Chapter
Publisher: Government of Western Australia. Environmental Protection Authority
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