Forests and climate change
Scion provides the science to help New Zealand respond to the risks and opportunities associated with climate change.
We specialise in quantifying the role of forests in greenhouse gas mitigation.
Our research also helps to protect the forest resource by evaluating the potential effects of climate change in New Zealand.
Our researchers work in the following areas:Brochures and Factsheets in our Science Publications section. Science info. sheets from our forests and climate change series:
- Bioenergy from Forests
- Carbon Forestry - The Opportunity
- Wind Damage
- Pests, Diseases and Weeds
- High Intensity Rain
- Fire Risk
Videos from the Forests and Climate Change Webinar Series are on our YouTube channel.
Survey on visualisations for sustainability and sustainable forestry.
As part of research on sustainability and sustainable forestry, we would appreciate if you could complete a survey on visuals in communication.
This is a research survey that will take approximately 35 minutes. It is open until 17 January 2014. Please circulate to others you think may be interested.
Thank you for your time,
Barbara Hock (PhD candidate), Scion,
Sala Street, Private Bag 3020, Rotorua.
Phone 07-343 5434 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Professor Willie Smith (PhD Supervisor), School of Environment,
The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland.
Phone 09-373 7599 ext 83142