Carbon Sequestration in restored soils

Organic carbon levels in soils on land disturbed by mining and industry are depleted and as such land affected by these activities offers significant opportunities for soil carbon sequestration via rehabilitation and re-vegetation.

 

Ogilvie Colliery after closure

Ogilvie Colliery before closure The SEREN soil sequestration project will examine carbon sequestration across a range of rehabilitation schemes in Wales to evaluate the value of different approaches to carbon sequestration.