This tool allows you to calculate the amount of above ground biomass in protected areas in Nepal.


To use the tool;


1. Click the "Summarize Carbon Tool" in the bottom right hand corner

2. For location, use the defatul option All

3. Select a protected area from the list

4. Click Get Results

5. Click Generate Report to view the total amount of Carbon


The total above ground carbon density is expressed as the Megagrams (Mg) of Carbon (C)






Forest inventory in the field, Nepal


Data Source:

Saatchi, SS, Harris, NL, Brown, S, Lefsky, M, Mitchard, ETA, Salas, W, Zutta, BR, Buermann, W, Lewis, SL, Hagen, S, Petrova, S, White, L, Silman, M & Morel, A 2011, 'Benchmark map of forest carbon stocks in tropical regions across three continents' Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol 108, no. 24, pp. 9899-9904., 10.1073/pnas.1019576108

Nepal Forest Carbon Calculator

Calculate the total amount of forest carbon density for Nepal's protected areas.

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