Climate Regulation: Salt Marshes and Blue Carbon
The Wetland Book, I: Structure and Function, Management, and Methods
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Carbon sequestered and stored in, or released from salt marshes, mangroves, and seagrass ecosystems, is often referred to as coastal “blue carbon.” This additional ecosystem service makes coastal “blue carbon” ecosystems very attractive to the climate change policy and carbon finance communities.
Johnson B.J., Lovelock C.E., Herr D., (2018) Climate Regulation: Salt Marshes and Blue Carbon. In: Finlayson C. et al. (eds) The Wetland Book- 1:Structure and Function, Management, and Methods. Springer, Dordrecht. p. 1185-1196. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-6172-8_213-1