Neil Bird

David Neil Bird (Neil) joined Joanneum Research in August, 2005 where his main areas of interest and work are: estimation of emissions from bioenergy systems, the influence of changes in surface albedo on environmental benefits of agriculture, forestry and other land-use (AFOLU) projects; evaluation of emission reductions from AFOLU that result from improved land management and use of biomass; and development of unique CDM A/R projects including methodological development where necessary. In May 2007, he was appointed to the Afforestation / Reforestation Working Group of the UNFCCC Secretariat. In October 2007, Mr. Bird became the Task-leader of IEA Bioenergy Task-38.