University of Leeds
My research is focused on tropical peatlands, particularly their role in the global carbon cycle. I have worked in both the Congo Basin and the Amazon. I am currently a Research Fellow on the CongoPeat project, which looks at the past, present and future of the peatlands of the central Congo Basin.
When Greta Dargie did field research in Africa, she discovered a vast peatland in the Congo Basin, revealing it to be the largest in the tropics. They lock in 30 billion tonnes of carbon making...