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.