|Overall Rating||Silver - expired|
|Submission Date||Feb. 12, 2015|
University of Arkansas
IN-1: Innovation 1
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Office for Sustainability
Title or keywords related to the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome:
A brief description of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome :
This research pertains to the carbon sequestration potential of the woody biomass of a portion of the Ozark Forest owned by the University of Arkansas.
A brief description of any positive measurable outcomes associated with the innovation (if not reported above):
The main objectives of this exploration included gathering data on a representative sampling of the land holdings, characterizing the data into sub-groups that fit the model, then modeling the sequestration rates using CTCC, the CUFR Tree Carbon Calculator from the US Forest Service.
A letter of affirmation from an individual with relevant expertise:
Which of the following STARS subcategories does the innovation most closely relate to? (Select all that apply up to a maximum of 5):
|Yes or No|
|Air & Climate||Yes|
|Coordination, Planning & Governance||---|
|Diversity & Affordability||---|
|Health, Wellbeing & Work||---|
Other topic(s) that the innovation relates to that are not listed above:
The website URL where information about the innovation is available :
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