Minnesota Master Naturalist

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ADV - Forest carbon and its role in greenhouse gas removals and emissions

Forest carbon and its role in greenhouse gas removals and emissions website

175 University Rd
Cloquet, MN 55720

Forests are the largest terrestrial carbon sink on earth and provide a number of goods and services to society. Accurate estimates of forest carbon stocks and stock changes are needed to report greenhouse gas emissions and removals as part of the United States' commitment to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. This presentation will discuss how Forest Inventory and Analysis data and auxiliary information such as remotely sensed data are being used to estimate forest carbon for greenhouse gas reporting.

This webinar is part of the Sustainable Forest Education Cooperative 2020 series. You may register for each session individually for $20.00 or the entire series for $50.00. Registration and further details can be found at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2020-sfec-umn-extension-forestry-webinar-series-registration-72744477691.

The course cost is $20 and includes course manuals and supplies.

Course Dates:

Meeting from 12:00 P.M. to 1:00 P.M. on:

Instructor Information

Britt Forsberg

Britt Forsberg is the program coordinator for the Minnesota Native Bee Atlas, a citizen science program developed to create an open, comprehensive database of native bee species in Minnesota. She uses her experiences leading youth and adults in inquiry science and the outdoors to help guide students to the realization that anyone can be a scientist. Britt holds a BA in Biology and Environmental Studies from Gustavus Adolphus College and an MEd in Family Education from the University of Minnesota.

Sponsor Information

UMN Extension Forestry


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