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How Computer Science Can Aid Forest Restoration

@article{Gordon2021HowCS,
  title={How Computer Science Can Aid Forest Restoration},
  author={Gemma Gordon and Amelia Holcomb and Tom Kelly and Srinivasan Keshav and J. K. Ludlum and Anil Madhavapeddy},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2021},
  volume={abs/2109.07898}
}
T he world faces two interlinked crises: climate change and loss of biodiversity. Forest restoration on degraded lands and surplus croplands can play a significant role both in sequestering carbon and re-establishing bio-diversity. There is a considerable body of research and practice that addresses forest restoration. However, there has been little work by computer scientists to bring powerful computational techniques to bear on this important area of work, perhaps due to a lack of awareness… 

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