Wildfires release stable carbon

Swansea researchers discover that wildfires have a 'compensation' strategy

WildfiresDomain B reports on research into wildfires by Professor Stefan Doerr and Dr Cristina Santin of the Department of Geography, College of Science, Swansea University. Their study shows that wildfires compensate for the amount of carbon they release into the atmosphere by generating a stable carbon store that lasts for centuries.