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Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

The Moore Center for Science at Conservation International is one of the world’s premier conservation research institutes, producing and applying groundbreaking and policy-relevant research to help decision-makers protect nature. To date, Conservation International has published more than 1,100 peer-reviewed articles, many in leading journals including Science, Nature and the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

On average, each of our scientific papers is cited more than 45 times by other scholars — a rate exceeding that of any other U.S. conservation organization as well as leading universities.

Here is an archive of our most recent research.

Large climate mitigation potential from adding trees to agricultural lands

Melissa Chapman, Wayne S. Walker, Susan C. Cook‐Patton, Peter W. Ellis, Mary Farina, Bronson W. Griscom, Alessandro Baccini

Global Change Biology, 26, 4357-4365

April 17, 2020

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Chapman, M., Walker, W. S., Cook‐Patton, S. C., Ellis, P. W., Farina, M., Griscom, B. W., & Baccini, A. (2020). Large climate mitigation potential from adding trees to agricultural lands. Global Change Biology, 26(8), 4357–4365. doi:10.1111/gcb.15121