Dan Smith is an M.S. student at the University of Idaho, College of Natural Resources and Department of Forest, Fire and Range Sciences. Under the direction of Dr. Mark Coleman, his thesis explores the effects of biochar on soil enzymatic and microbial activity in a temperate coniferous forest.
The 2012 US Biochar Conference is presented by Sonoma Biochar Initiative (SBI) and the Sonoma Ecology Center. SBI is sponsored by the Sonoma Ecology Center, a Sonoma Valley non-profit working collaboratively to sustain and enhance ecological health.