J-GLOBAL ID:200904007319629053  Research Project code:0250002739 Update date:Feb. 14, 2006

Study on functional evaluation of forest by economical and environmental sides

Study period:2001 - 2004
Organization (1):
Investigating Researcher (1):
Research overview:
Public benefit function of forest consists of various diversity. Forest, occupying area of more than 30% of the Tokyo Prefecture, is indispensable for life of citizen of Tokyo Prefecture. However, the effectiveness of its function is not enough evaluated, and left alone and ruined forest exists at present condition. Forest is evaluated from economical side concerning to production amount and bio-mass resources, and is evaluated from environmental side such as carbon dioxide fixing ability and weather easing action, to obtain the data for preparing forest respecting for each function.
Keywords (6):
forest ,  bio-mass ,  fix carbon dioxide ,  climate ,  heat island ,  air pollution
Project Organization (1):
  • (E572000000)
Research program: Ordinary Research
Research budget: 2004: \2,000,000

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