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Tropical Forests Are Flipping From Storing Carbon to Releasing It - The Nation.

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 10:00

The Nation.

Tropical Forests Are Flipping From Storing Carbon to Releasing It
The Nation.
Annual deforestation rates in the areas legally managed by indigenous peoples have been two to three times lower than in other forests, while generating billions of dollars' worth of benefits from carbon sequestration, reduced pollution, clean water ...

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Global Carbon Sequestration Market 2017: Key Players, Product, Application Segment Study Evaluation to Market ... - Redfield Herald (press release) (blog)

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 09:07

Global Carbon Sequestration Market 2017: Key Players, Product, Application Segment Study Evaluation to Market ...
Redfield Herald (press release) (blog)
Global Carbon Sequestration market report looks at complete account of the Carbon Sequestration industry by geography, global breakdown, leading market players, company profiles, financial analysis, business strategy of the major companies in this space.

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The Race Is On to Mine the Deep Sea—But Scientists Are Wary - National Geographic

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 02:03

National Geographic

The Race Is On to Mine the Deep Sea—But Scientists Are Wary
National Geographic
Closer than the moon, yet less well-mapped than Mars, the Earth's seafloor is home to otherworldly creatures befitting a science fiction movie. Their remote habitat has caught the attention of humans, who are lining up to begin mining the bottom of the ...

Experts: Agriculture in a Changing Climate - UC Davis

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 00:27

UC Davis

Experts: Agriculture in a Changing Climate
UC Davis
She can discuss soil microbiology and the potential for carbon sequestration in soils. Contact: 530-752-4632, kmscow@ucdavis.edu · Amélie Guadin is an assistant professor in the Department of Plant Sciences. She can discuss adaptation and resilience of ...

Sustainability Can Be a Win-Win - Drovers Magazine

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 21:43

Drovers Magazine

Sustainability Can Be a Win-Win
Drovers Magazine
She also notes that in the United States, carbon sequestration from land use, land use change, and forestry completely offset agricultural emissions of greenhouse gases. U.S. agriculture and forestry combined in 2016 represented a net sink of carbon ...

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Sustainability Can Be a Win-Win - AgWeb

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 21:34

AgWeb

Sustainability Can Be a Win-Win
AgWeb
She also notes that in the United States, carbon sequestration from land use, land use change, and forestry completely offset agricultural emissions of greenhouse gases. U.S. agriculture and forestry combined in 2016 represented a net sink of carbon ...

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Improving soil quality can slow global warming - Science Daily

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 18:48

EurekAlert

Improving soil quality can slow global warming
Science Daily
"As someone who has been working on carbon sequestration for a long time, I have always had this question in the back of my mind, 'Will sequestration in soils make a difference with climate change at a global scale?' " said study senior author Whendee ...
The potential of agricultural land management to contribute to lower global surface temperaturesScience Advances
Better soil quality management can capture carbon to lower global temperature: studyChina.org.cn

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Peat expansion in the Arctic tundra could play a role in cooling a warming planet - Phys.Org

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 17:09

Phys.Org

Peat expansion in the Arctic tundra could play a role in cooling a warming planet
Phys.Org
Their research will focus on two key elements of the Arctic peat-forming ecosystems: peat patches, and the role of Sphagnum in the formation, persistence, and rapid rates of carbon sequestration of these potentially incipient peatlands. It is likely ...

Peat expansion in the Arctic tundra could play a role in cooling a warming planet - EurekAlert (press release)

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 16:02

Peat expansion in the Arctic tundra could play a role in cooling a warming planet
EurekAlert (press release)
Their research will focus on two key elements of the Arctic peat-forming ecosystems: peat patches, and the role of Sphagnum in the formation, persistence, and rapid rates of carbon sequestration of these potentially incipient peatlands. It is likely ...

Ocean and climate research gets $9M boost - Thegardenisland.com

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 10:13

Ocean and climate research gets $9M boost
Thegardenisland.com
... documented variability of ocean water masses and circulation; observed habitat variability; determined relationships between microbial community structure and function, including nutrient dynamics and carbon sequestration; and measured carbon ...

Agriculture improvements rely on enhanced productivity: Seruiratu - Fiji Times

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 10:04

Fiji Times

Agriculture improvements rely on enhanced productivity: Seruiratu
Fiji Times
“It focuses on improving soil health and enhancing carbon sequestration, more efficient use of water and energy, efficient food supply chains, the reduction of food loss and waste, the conservation of biodiversity and climate regulation.” Mr Seruiratu ...

Research reveals high carbon capture potential in green stormwater systems - Griffith News (press release)

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 03:51

Research reveals high carbon capture potential in green stormwater systems
Griffith News (press release)
“There are already many papers that talk about the benefits of stormwater basins that are vegetated, but in these systems there are also carbon sequestration potentials, and the studies have not examined these benefits and these potentials together.”.

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Ocean and Climate Research Gets $9M Boost - Big Island Now

Tue, 08/28/2018 - 19:06

Big Island Now

Ocean and Climate Research Gets $9M Boost
Big Island Now
... documented variability of ocean water masses and circulation; observed habitat variability; determined relationships between microbial community structure and function, including nutrient dynamics and carbon sequestration; and measured carbon ...

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Ocean and climate research gets $9M boost - UH System Current News

Tue, 08/28/2018 - 17:54

UH System Current News

Ocean and climate research gets $9M boost
UH System Current News
... observed habitat variability; determined relationships between microbial community structure and function, including nutrient dynamics and carbon sequestration; and measured carbon dioxide in the upper ocean and changes to the capacity of the ocean ...

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AIA COTE In Conversation with Paul Hawken - ARCHITECT Magazine

Tue, 08/28/2018 - 15:57

ARCHITECT Magazine

AIA COTE In Conversation with Paul Hawken
ARCHITECT Magazine
There is wide divergence in rates of carbon emissions and carbon sequestration for different types of agriculture and animal management practices. We are beginning to see enormous innovation in regenerative agriculture—sequestration at the rate of six ...

Guest post: Six key policy challenges to achieving 'negative emissions' with BECCS - Carbon Brief

Tue, 08/28/2018 - 12:53

Carbon Brief

Guest post: Six key policy challenges to achieving 'negative emissions' with BECCS
Carbon Brief
From an accounting perspective, there is a question of who receives credit for the long-term carbon storage from CCS since, currently, biomass producers are accounted for natural carbon sequestration while bioenergy users are not accounted for the ...

The Global Market for Carbon Capture, Utilization & Storage 2018: CAGR is Projected to Grow at 23.5%, Enabling the ... - NewsOK.com

Tue, 08/28/2018 - 09:31

The Global Market for Carbon Capture, Utilization & Storage 2018: CAGR is Projected to Grow at 23.5%, Enabling the ...
NewsOK.com
Dioxide Materials Inc. AkerSolutions Integrated Carbon Sequestration Pty. Ltd. E3 Tec Services LLC Enn Group Co. Ltd. Lanzatech Inc. Skyonic Corp. Novomer Inc. Carbon Cycle Ltd. BASF SE MBD Energy Ltd. Solidia Technologies Inc. Empower Materials ...

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Close watch on climate change - The Hindu

Tue, 08/28/2018 - 07:42

The Hindu

Close watch on climate change
The Hindu
The Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) is considering a ₹79-crore proposal to study the impact of climate change on Kerala. The project has been proposed by the National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources (NISCAIR) under the ...

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Going for the Deep Carbon Cleanse - Santa Barbara Independent

Tue, 08/28/2018 - 07:20

Santa Barbara Independent

Going for the Deep Carbon Cleanse
Santa Barbara Independent
This allows, for example, for optimizing the roles of efficiency, biosphere carbon sequestration, natural gas with carbon capture and sequestration, and market design (including appropriate credits) to make significant contributions. Maximum ...

Correcting the errors of the past: How carbon sequestration can help us - Architecture Now

Mon, 08/27/2018 - 23:02

Architecture Now

Correcting the errors of the past: How carbon sequestration can help us
Architecture Now
Put basically, carbon sequestration is the process of capturing carbon and putting it into long-term storage. Some methods of sequestration mimic and assist natural processes, such as returning biomass to soil through organic farming methods so that ...

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