Forest-based climate change mitigation and adaptation in Europe

From Science to Policy 14

Pieter Johannes Verkerk, Philippe Delacote, Elias Hurmekoski, Janni Kunttu, Robert Matthews, Raisa Mäkipää, Fredric Mosley, Lucia Perugini, Christopher P.O. Reyer, Stephanie Roe, Erik Trømborg
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Forests and forestry play a key role in policy targets to achieve climate neutrality. In a comprehensive new European Forest Institute study, a multidisciplinary team of 12 authors from 7 countries have analysed how much forests and wood use can contribute to climate change mitigation, and how that contribution can be maximised.

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Verkerk, P.J., Delacote, P., Hurmekoski, E., Kunttu, J., Matthews, R., Mäkipää, R., Mosley, F., Perugini, L., Reyer, C. P. O., Roe, S., Trømborg, E. 2022. Forest-based climate change mitigation and adaptation in Europe. From Science to Policy 14. European Forest Institute

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ISBN: 978-952-7426-22-7




Pieter Johannes Verkerk, European Forest Institute
Philippe Delacote, INRAE, France
Elias Hurmekoski, University of Helsinki, Finland
Janni Kunttu, European Forest Institute
Robert Matthews, Forest Research, United Kingdom
Raisa Mäkipää, Natural Resources Institute Finland, Finland
Fredric Mosley, European Forest Institute
Lucia Perugini, Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change, Italy
Christopher P.O. Reyer, Potsdam Institute for Climate Change Research (PIK), Member of the Leibniz Association, Potsdam, Germany
Stephanie Roe, World Wildlife Fund, United States of America
Erik Trømborg, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway