E03 Biochar with Kathleen Draper

This week we are pleased to welcome biochar expert Kathleen Draper, Chairman of the International Biochar Initiative, to provide an overview of biochar, and to outline its potential as a CDR solution, as well as the many co-benefits it offers. Kathleen Draper is the Board Chair of the International Biochar Initiative, as well as U.S. Director for the Ithaka Institute for Carbon Intelligence, a non-profit, open source organization focused on the use of biochar in climate farming, agroforestry as well as other industrial uses of biochar. She is the co-author of ‘Burn: Using Fire to Cool the Earth’ and ‘TerraPreta: How the World’s Most Fertile Soil Can Help Reverse Climate Change and Reduce World Hunger’. She has a Master’s degree in Managing for Sustainability.
Moderated by Toby Bryce and Megha Raghavan.
Links:
Burn - Igniting a New Carbon Drawdown Economy to End the Climate Crisis https://www.amazon.com/Burn-Using-Fir… The International Biochar Initiative https://biochar-international.org/