Soil Organic Carbon

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According to the 12th session of the Conferences of Parties under the UN Convention to Combat Desertification and with the cooperation of General Directorate of Combating Desertification and Erosion under Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Soil Organic Carbon (SOC) has been determined as one of the three global indicators besides Land Cover and Land Productivity in order to monitor Land Degradation Neutrality (LDN). For this purpose, prediction of the existing SOC stock of Turkey, monitoring SOC changes, developing strategies and putting actions to increase SOC stock through a sustainable SOC monitoring system have been aimed.

DETERMINATION OF BIOGEOGRAPHIC AREAS BASED ON SOIL ORGANIC CARBON