19.06.2019 12:34
Impacts of the 2015 fire season on peat-swamp forest biodiversity in Indonesian Borneo

SUMMARY Southeast Asia’s tropical peat-swamp forests (PSFs) are important for biodiversity conservation, but decades of peat mis-management, illegal logging...

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19.06.2019 12:33
Quantifying above and belowground carbon loss following wildfire in peatlands using repeated lidar measurements

SUMMARY Natural disturbances like fires are often unavoidable and their negative effects in peatlands can be amplified by concomitant...

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19.06.2019 12:30
Strategy to control forest and peatland fires after central Kalimantan fire in 2015

SUMMARY Forest and tropical peatlands fires provide a wide impact on various aspects of life including health, economy and...

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19.06.2019 12:24
Shade cloth trials in South-eastern Australia as a method of restoring peatlands damaged by fire

In January 2003 wild fires burnt approximately 2.1 million hectares in the mountains of southeastern Australia with a high...

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19.06.2019 12:21
Sources of anthropogenic fire ignitions on the peat-swamp landscape in Kalimantan, Indonesia

SUMMARY Fire disturbance in Southeast Asian tropical peat swamps have become more frequent and extensive in recent decades. These...

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19.06.2019 12:21
Peat fire economy and actor network in Sumatra: an analytical approach

SUMMARY Peat fires have become a local, national and global concern. The health issues and economic disruption caused by...

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19.06.2019 12:20
Flaming peat: Synergistic effects of fire and forest clearance on tropical peat swamp forests

SUMMARY Recent burning in the tropical peat swamp forests of Southeast Asia, linked with anthropogenic land-use change, has resulted...

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19.06.2019 12:18
Greenhouse gas emissions factors for drained and rewetted boreal, temperate and tropical peatlands

SUMMARY Organic soils store an estimated 610 Gt of carbon (C) worldwide, an amount equivalent to >70% of the...

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