Forest near water
Forest near water

The model determines the flows (fluxes) of carbon among atmosphere, vegetation and soils via photosynthesis, respiration, burning of vegetation, and fossil fuel usage. The flux rates are controlled by various parameters that SEI researchers are still exploring in their project ‘the breathing forest’.

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The model was developed by Dr. Mathew Williams, School of GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh and software and website by Howard Cambridge, Stockholm Environment Institute, University of York.

This project was funded by the UK NERC.