Project 3. Improving Sustainability of Freshwater Ecosystems
Study 5. Greenhouse gas (GHG) flux measurements and microbial diversity assessment in disturbed and managed peatlands (new study)
Date Started 2018
Date of Completion 2019
Duration 1
Place of Implementation Agusan Marsh, Agusan del Sur; Victoria, Oriental Mindoro
Funding Agency ERDB
Proponent/s Diana Riza A. Africa
Description This research study aims to increase our knowledge on the estimated carbon storage and the extent of GHG emissions of peatlands and determine how agriculture, anthropogenic activities and other peatland disturbances result in the imbalance of these greenhouse gases contributing greatlt to climate change.