Articles | Volume 12, issue 15
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-4809-2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-4809-2015
Research article
 | 
10 Aug 2015
Research article |  | 10 Aug 2015

Mitigation of agricultural emissions in the tropics: comparing forest land-sparing options at the national level

S. Carter, M. Herold, M. C. Rufino, K. Neumann, L. Kooistra, and L. Verchot

Viewed

Total article views: 3,786 (including HTML, PDF, and XML)
HTML PDF XML Total Supplement BibTeX EndNote
2,050 1,574 162 3,786 502 134 142
  • HTML: 2,050
  • PDF: 1,574
  • XML: 162
  • Total: 3,786
  • Supplement: 502
  • BibTeX: 134
  • EndNote: 142
Views and downloads (calculated since 10 Apr 2015)
Cumulative views and downloads (calculated since 10 Apr 2015)

Cited

Saved (final revised paper)

Saved (preprint)

Latest update: 13 Jul 2024
Download
Short summary
Emission from agriculture-driven deforestation can be mitigated by reducing the expansion of agriculture into forests through intensification and utilizing non-forested land for agriculture. Climate-smart agriculture can reduce emissions from existing agricultural land. Tropical countries which are priorities for action can be identified by assessing the mitigation potential of these interventions, by assessing capacity for implementation and the risks associated with these approaches.
Altmetrics
Final-revised paper
Preprint