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Dr. Lilli Kaarakka

Dr. KaarakkaDr. Lilli Kaarakka

Phone: (805) 756-6378
Office: 10-254


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Dr. Kaarakka's Areas of Focus

Forest Carbon Management · Forest Soils · Silviculture

About Dr. Lilli Kaarakka

Dr. Kaarakka’s research seeks to develop practical solutions for forest management through linking ecological research with silviculture. Her past work has investigated the spatial and temporal effects of human-induced physical and chemical disturbances such as intensive harvesting and water-treatments on boreal forest soil biogeochemistry, vegetation dynamics and tree growth. Her current research focuses on identifying evidence-based environmental solutions for carbon management from the perspective of silviculture and forest soil management, as well as finding ways of connecting practical forest management with carbon offset markets. 

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