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Quarter-cent sales tax for Napa County open space goes on March ballot - Napa Valley Register

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 17:00
Quarter-cent sales tax for Napa County open space goes on March ballot  Napa Valley Register

A sales tax on the March ballot would raise $9 million annually for Napa County open space and recreation.

Pittman’s forest bill would make it six times more expensive to chop down trees past developer’s allowed thres - CapitalGazette.com

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 16:58
Pittman’s forest bill would make it six times more expensive to chop down trees past developer’s allowed thres  CapitalGazette.com

County Executive Steuart Pittman released a draft of his proposed forest conservation bill Tuesday, which calls for higher fees and more replanting in an effort to ...

Pittman’s forest bill would make it six times more expensive to chop down trees past developer’s allowed thres - Baltimore Sun

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 16:57
Pittman’s forest bill would make it six times more expensive to chop down trees past developer’s allowed thres  Baltimore Sun

County Executive Steuart Pittman released a draft of his proposed forest conservation bill Tuesday, which calls for higher fees and more replanting in an effort to ...

GOP Sens. Push Int'l Group’s Standards For Carbon Tax Credit - Law360

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:33
GOP Sens. Push Int'l Group’s Standards For Carbon Tax Credit  Law360

An international group's carbon dioxide standards can sufficiently demonstrate secure, long-term geological storage and help determine eligibility for a tax credit ...

Two Climate Workgroups Focused on Community Engagement in Montgomery County - Virginia Connection Newspapers

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:29
Two Climate Workgroups Focused on Community Engagement in Montgomery County  Virginia Connection Newspapers

#Montgomery County has launched a planning process to develop prioritized actions and strategies to meet its greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction goals ...

Smart farmers welcome trees - Gisborne Herald

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:28
Smart farmers welcome trees  Gisborne Herald

For almost 20 years, Peter Clark was the CEO of New Zealand's largest forestry and land use consulting and management company, PF Olsen. He is immediate ...

Think Globally, Act Locally? - Common Dreams

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:02
Think Globally, Act Locally?  Common Dreams

The following piece was originally published by the Great Transition Initiative, part of an online forum by the group focused on the potential for transformative ...

Productivity, emissions reduction benefits in new bio-char R&D project - Beef Central

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 13:50
Productivity, emissions reduction benefits in new bio-char R&D project  Beef Central

A NEW research project could help red meat producers improve productivity and decrease greenhouse gas emissions by adding custom designed biochar to ...

Extreme wildfires threaten to turn boreal forests from carbon sinks to carbon sources - Science Daily

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:33
Extreme wildfires threaten to turn boreal forests from carbon sinks to carbon sources  Science Daily

A research team investigated the impact of extreme fires on previously intact carbon stores by studying the soil and vegetation of the boreal forest and how they ...

Gardening for Gullywashers and Flash Floods|MOTHER EARTH NEWS - Mother Earth News

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 11:45
Gardening for Gullywashers and Flash Floods|MOTHER EARTH NEWS  Mother Earth News

In drought-prone areas, gardeners hope and pray for rain. Some have started preparing for the gift of gullywashers so no precious drop is wasted when the skies ...

Extreme wildfires threaten to turn boreal forests from carbon sinks to carbon sources - EurekAlert

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 11:03
Extreme wildfires threaten to turn boreal forests from carbon sinks to carbon sources  EurekAlert

A research team investigated the impact of extreme fires on previously intact carbon stores by studying the soil and vegetation of the boreal forest and how they ...

Utilities Seek Carbon Reduction Goals - urbanmilwaukee

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 11:03
Utilities Seek Carbon Reduction Goals  urbanmilwaukee

We Energies, other utilities could help Evers meet goal of carbon neutral state by 2050.

Stripe to go beyond carbon offsets and pay for negative emissions - Fast Company

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 10:30
Stripe to go beyond carbon offsets and pay for negative emissions  Fast Company

Stripe hopes to boost the nascent carbon capture industry by pushing its offset program to the next level.

Research shows carbon sequestration potential of compost in California - Waste Dive

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 08:14
Research shows carbon sequestration potential of compost in California  Waste Dive

A recent study by researchers at the University of California, Davis found the use of compost and cover crops boosted soil carbon *content* by 12.6%, while cover ...

Farmers paying more attention to organic, resilient ag - The Storm Lake Times

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 07:49
Farmers paying more attention to organic, resilient ag  The Storm Lake Times

Change is sprouting in the Iowa countryside amid extreme weather, lost export markets, increasing chemical costs and consistently lower profits. You can see it ...

A diversity of plants helps stabilize ecosystems - Anthropoce

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 06:02
A diversity of plants helps stabilize ecosystems  Anthropoce

As people search for ways to help Earth's biosphere withstand the impacts of climate change, they might turn to a relatively little-appreciated phenomenon: how.

Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Market Nears $90 Billion by 2025 - Yahoo Finance

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 05:59
Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Market Nears $90 Billion by 2025  Yahoo Finance

Dublin, Aug. 21, 2019 -- The "Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Technology (Thermal, Chemical, Gas Injection), ...

Hoeven, energy officials meet with UND's EERC to discuss Project Tundra - Grand Forks Herald

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 04:00
Hoeven, energy officials meet with UND's EERC to discuss Project Tundra  Grand Forks Herald

Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., met with energy leaders at the Energy and Environmental Center in Grand Forks Tuesday to discuss Project Tundra. The project ...

How Do You Protect What's 'Everywhere But Nowhere' - The Good Men Project

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 03:07
How Do You Protect What's 'Everywhere But Nowhere'  The Good Men Project

While Ethiopia's tree planting steams on, its dry forests remain ignored.