School of GeoSciences

School of GeoSciences


Sarah Carter

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UK Biochar Research Centre (UKBRC)
School of GeoSciences,
University of Edinburgh,
Room 115,
Crew Building,
King's Buildings,
+44 (0)131 651 7165


Research assistant the UK Biochar Research Centre, based in Cambodia. For current info, see the project blogs:

Biocharm - agricultural impact of biochar project

Biochar innovations - biochar producing cook stoves


MSc. Resource Management, University of Edinburgh.

BSc. Environment, Economics & Ecology, University of York.

Previous employment

Contract with UKBRC on a report for Defra: Review of the Potential Benefits, Costs and Issues Surrounding the addition of Biochar to Soil: An Expert Elicitation Approach.

Weekend / vacation work at the National Museum of Scotland as a science facilitator.

Plan Vivo co-ordinator and work on socio-economic assessments of forestry carbon offset projects.
Socio-economic assessment and methodology of Plan Vivo Uganda Part 1, 2, 3.

Research assistant on the University of Edinburgh led N'hambita Community Carbon Project (Mozambique), see