Estimated amount of carbon released by wildfire on Marsden Moor in April 2019
Author: MFFP, Paul Titterton
Publication Date: November 2021
Summary: A report into the estimated amount of carbon released as a result of the wildfire that occured on Marsden Moor in April 2019
This report estimates the amount of carbon and CO2 released by the wildfire that occured on Marsden Moor in April 2019. It finds that an estimated 11946 tonnes of carbon was released into the atmosphere, mostly in the form of carbon dioxide. The estimated amount of CO2 release is 43844 tonnes.
Keywords: Climate Change; Carbon emissions; Carbon dioxide | CO2; Peatlands; Wildfire | Fire