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SHI announces new methods for evaluating soil health - Fence Post

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 17:52

Fence Post

SHI announces new methods for evaluating soil health
Fence Post
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Soil Health Institute, which is charged with safeguarding and enhancing the vitality and productivity of soil through scientific research and advancement, has released the initial methods cooperating scientists will ...

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Gassy cows? Facts about beef's carbon emissions - GreenBiz

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 15:50

GreenBiz

Gassy cows? Facts about beef's carbon emissions
GreenBiz
... innovative feed additives, using genetic selection techniques to breed for animals or even microbiomes that require less feed for each pound of beef produced, and improving grazing management techniques to enhance carbon sequestration particularly ...

Branching out - Gillette News Record

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 12:05

Gillette News Record

Branching out
Gillette News Record
... as they plant their own trees. “We're always adding more trees because they contribute to the city's ability to attract people to the area, provide numerous health benefits and help the environment through processes like carbon sequestration ...

Soil Health Institute Announces Methods for Evaluating Soil Health Indicators at a Continental Scale - KTIC

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 23:28

KTIC

Soil Health Institute Announces Methods for Evaluating Soil Health Indicators at a Continental Scale
KTIC
The Soil Health Institute (SHI), which is charged with safeguarding and enhancing the vitality and productivity of soil through scientific research and advancement, has released the initial methods cooperating scientists will use to assess soil health ...

Grand Challenge Scholars program graduates six new Scholars - News at Louisiana Tech

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 21:10

News at Louisiana Tech

Grand Challenge Scholars program graduates six new Scholars
News at Louisiana Tech
... engineer better medicines and develop carbon sequestration methods. “The efforts of these students have been outstanding,” Dr. Leland Weiss, interim director for civil engineering, construction engineering and mechanical engineering and faculty ...

PEI climate change action plan commits to 30% reduction - CBC.ca

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 17:18

CBC.ca

PEI climate change action plan commits to 30% reduction
CBC.ca
The province also commits to measures to mitigate climate change through carbon sequestration, essentially removing carbon from the atmosphere. The document discusses both large-scale sequestration — through reforestation — and small scale, such as ...

How waste wood could be used to fight climate warming - Eureka News

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 12:41

How waste wood could be used to fight climate warming
Eureka News
Carbon sequestration is the process of capturing carbon before it is released into the atmosphere and safely storing it in the ground. Connecting coal and other fossil-fuel burning facilities to carbon capture and storage systems could drastically ...

Carbon Sequestration Market Forecast 2022: Top Companies, Revenue and Growth Factors Details for Business ... - Expert Consulting

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 10:24

Carbon Sequestration Market Forecast 2022: Top Companies, Revenue and Growth Factors Details for Business ...
Expert Consulting
Carbon Sequestration Market analysis is provided for global market including development trends by regions, competitive analysis of Carbon Sequestration market. Carbon Sequestration Industry report focuses on the major drivers and restraints for the ...

Wash U researchers look underground for ways to cut down on greenhouse gases - St. Louis Public Radio

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 10:12

St. Louis Public Radio

Wash U researchers look underground for ways to cut down on greenhouse gases
St. Louis Public Radio
A team of geologists and engineers at Washington University is testing ways to trap carbon dioxide beneath the Earth's surface. The process, known as carbon sequestration, involves injecting carbon dioxide deep underground. Over time, the gas reacts ...

NM needs to lead on climate change - Albuquerque Journal

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 06:02

NM needs to lead on climate change
Albuquerque Journal
Regenerative agriculture and ranching practices – such as shifting from inorganic to organic fertilizer, planting cover crops and applying compost to rangeland – have the potential to substantially increase the amount of carbon sequestered in the soil ...

Time to vote yes on Measure C - Napa Valley Register

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 02:05

Time to vote yes on Measure C
Napa Valley Register
Sometimes lost in the debate about the controversial Measure C are the advantages of natural woodlands in both carbon sequestration (aka greenhouse gas reduction) and water quality. In a woodland ecosystem, the soil has been protected for millennia ...

CP Daily: Thursday May 10, 2018 - Carbon Pulse

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 23:08

CP Daily: Thursday May 10, 2018
Carbon Pulse
Green group The Nature Conservancy and insurance company XL Catlin have teamed up to develop 'Blue Carbon Resilience Credits' for marketing the benefits of ecosystems that combine carbon sequestration and climate change resiliency.

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XL partnership addresses coastal wetland ecosystems restoration - Business Insurance

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 15:21

Business Insurance

XL partnership addresses coastal wetland ecosystems restoration
Business Insurance
Coastal wetlands — salt marshes, seagrass meadows and mangroves — sequester billions of tons of carbon from the atmosphere at concentrations up to five times greater than terrestrial forests, according to the statement. The carbon sequestered and ...
New initiative markets 'blue carbon' credits for climate resiliencyCarbon Pulse

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TNC & XL To Bring Blue Carbon Credits To Market - Bernews

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 14:51

Bernews

TNC & XL To Bring Blue Carbon Credits To Market
Bernews
TNC and XL Catlin announced today [May 10] a project to develop “Blue Carbon Resilience Credits”. A spokesperson said, “These will, for the first time, value the combined carbon sequestration and resilience benefits provided by coastal wetland ...

Trees are disappearing — and fast — from American cities - Mother Nature Network (blog)

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 13:43

Mother Nature Network (blog)

Trees are disappearing — and fast — from American cities
Mother Nature Network (blog)
Just a couple of months after the U.S. Forest Service alerted us to the staggering economic benefits provided by pollutant-scrubbing, emission-reducing, carbon-sequestering, efficiency improving urban trees, the USFS is now back with some not-so-great ...

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The Nature Conservancy and XL Catlin Collaborate to Bring Blue Carbon Credits to Market - The Nature Conservancy

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 13:11

The Nature Conservancy

The Nature Conservancy and XL Catlin Collaborate to Bring Blue Carbon Credits to Market
The Nature Conservancy
TNC and XL Catlin announced today a project to develop “Blue Carbon Resilience Credits”. These will, for the first time, value the combined carbon sequestration and resilience benefits provided by coastal wetland ecosystems. Support provided by XL ...

Hawaii Passes Nation's Most Ambitious Carbon Neutrality Goal - Energy Manager Today

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 13:05

Energy Manager Today

Hawaii Passes Nation's Most Ambitious Carbon Neutrality Goal
Energy Manager Today
HB2182 points to greenhouse gas sequestration as presenting opportunities for foreign investment in the state's economy. “Airlines have demonstrated a desire to invest globally-required carbon offset dollars in Hawaii's environmental projects,” the ...

What is the true cost of eating meat? - Irish Times

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 10:04

Irish Times

What is the true cost of eating meat?
Irish Times
More recently, some innovators have been fusing technology with environmental principles in the form of agroforestry, silvopasture, conservation farming, or regenerative agriculture to create farming methods which all encompass carbon sequestration ...

Carbon Sequestration Market Report – Global Industry Analysis, Growth, Size, Share, Trends, Forecast to 2022 - satPRnews (press release)

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 04:52

Technical Progress

Carbon Sequestration Market Report – Global Industry Analysis, Growth, Size, Share, Trends, Forecast to 2022
satPRnews (press release)
Carbon Sequestration Market is presenting impressive growth over the past couple of years predictions across the globe. Carbon Sequestration Market has been organized based on detailed market analysis with inputs from industry experts. This report ...
Carbon Sequestration Market Analysis, Growth, Shares, Size, Trends, Types and Applications with Forecast to 2022Exclusive Reportage
Global Specialty Carbon Black Market Professional Survey Report 2018 - QuestaleQuestale

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Talking Point: Seeing the wood for the trees means harvesting, making, using - The Mercury

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 21:47

The Mercury

Talking Point: Seeing the wood for the trees means harvesting, making, using
The Mercury
Sustainably managed forests maintain biodiversity, water quality and produce a variety of goods and services, including carbon sequestration, jobs, income and other opportunities for society. Wood products are traded on the global market. Australia has ...

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