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On the forest cover–water yield debate: from demand- to supply-side thinking
Several major articles from the past decade and beyond conclude the impact of reforestation or afforestation on water yield is negative: additional forest cover will reduce and removing forests willExpand
Trees, forests and water : Cool insights for a hot world
Forest-driven water and energy cycles are poorly integrated into regional, national, continental and global decision-making on climate change adaptation, mitigation, land use and water management.Expand
Eye on the Taiga: Removing Global Policy Impediments to Safeguard the Boreal Forest
The absence of boreal forests from global policy agendas on sustainable development and climate change mitigation represents a massive missed opportunity for environmental protection. The boreal zoneExpand
By 2050 the Mitigation Effects of EU Forests Could Nearly Double through Climate Smart Forestry
In July 2016, the European Commission (EC) published a legislative proposal for incorporating greenhouse gas emissions and removals due to Land Use, Land Use Change and Forestry (LULUCF) into itsExpand
The incentive gap: LULUCF and the Kyoto mechanism before and after Durban
To‐date, forest resource‐based carbon accounting in land use, land use change and forestry (LULUCF) under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), Kyoto Protocol (KP),Expand
Human domination of the global water cycle absent from depictions and perceptions
Human water use, climate change and land conversion have created a water crisis for billions of individuals and many ecosystems worldwide. Global water stocks and fluxes are estimated empirically andExpand
A water cycle for the Anthropocene
Humor us for a minute and do an online image search of the water cycle. How many diagrams do you have to scroll through before seeing any sign of humans? What about water pollution or climateExpand
Carbon accounting and the climate politics of forestry
Many proposals have been made for the more successful inclusion of LULUCF (Land Use, Land Use Change and Forestry) in the Kyoto framework. Though the positions of individual states or the goal ofExpand
Reforming the EU approach to LULUCF and the climate policy framework
We focus on recent progress in reforming the role of forests and other land use in the EU climate policy framework. EU inclusion of LULUCF (Land Use, Land-Use Change and Forestry) in the climateExpand
Managing Forests for Both Downstream and Downwind Water
Forests and trees are key to solving water availability problems in the face of climate change and to achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. A recent global assessment of forestExpand