York-led network releases first oil palm policy report

York-led network releases first oil palm policy report
(Published on 8 July 2014)

A knowledge exchange network led by the University of York, which aims to increase the use of scientific evidence to guide oil palm policy, has produced its first science for policy report. The report – ‘Change in carbon stocks arising from land-use conversion to oil palm plantations’ – focuses on identifying low carbon stock landcover types which could be converted to oil palm production.

http://www.york.ac.uk/news-and-events/news/2014/research/palm-oil-report/