Tutorial


These pages tell you more about the models used in the calculator and how to run the calculator, provide insights into how carbon works in the forest sector, and allow you to see example input and output screens as well as files. The latter can be used to check whether the models are running correctly on your computer. For more information select an option on the tutorial menu.


How It Works An introduction to the LandCarb model, its objectives, and basic approach.
Module Overview An overview of the model modules with links to more detailed writeups.
How Do I Run It? Narrated movies that cover specific parameterization of the model. Both stand and landscape level model runs are covered.
Forest Carbon Stand vs. landscape carbon dynamics movie plus topics related to how carbon behaves in the forest sector.
Examples Example runs for the Forest Sector Carbon Calculator. Download files to import example run parameters into the carbon calculator.