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Invasive pests kill enough trees to hamper carbon storage - Futurity: Research News

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 09:43
Invasive pests kill enough trees to hamper carbon storage  Futurity: Research News

Invasive pests kill so many trees each year, they cut the carbon storage of forests by the equivalent of emissions from 5 million cars.

For a greener new deal and cooler climate, focus on food and agriculture - NationofChange

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 09:00
For a greener new deal and cooler climate, focus on food and agriculture  NationofChange

The global food system is responsible for more emissions than previously thought, according to a new United Nations report. It may also hold a key to reversing ...

The Recorder - 'Thinking globally and acting locally' - The Recorder

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 06:54
The Recorder - 'Thinking globally and acting locally'  The Recorder

The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation's (DCR) persistent claim that they must log the Brook Road section of Wendell State Forest to ...

'The IPCC land use report is a wake-up call for Big Food' - Ethical Corporation Magazine

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 05:15
'The IPCC land use report is a wake-up call for Big Food'  Ethical Corporation Magazine

Maria Lettini of FAIRR argues that scientists, and an increasing number of consumers and investors have recognised the climate imperative for the food sector to ...

Other Opinion: Keep digging to make mining greener - Brainerd Dispatch

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 02:00
Other Opinion: Keep digging to make mining greener  Brainerd Dispatch

A News Tribune editorial last week gushed with optimism about research being done in Canada to make mining greener, the trials possibly resulting in heavy ...

Family plants over 6000 trees in Mumbai and inspires communities - Mongabay-India

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 01:33
Family plants over 6000 trees in Mumbai and inspires communities  Mongabay-India

India's environmental science and conservation news.

Feeding the next 10 billion without increasing greenhouse gas emissions: the technology investment opportunity - PitchBook News & Analysis

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 01:00
Feeding the next 10 billion without increasing greenhouse gas emissions: the technology investment opportunity  PitchBook News & Analysis

Climate change represents the biggest challenge to the food and agricultural system in modern history How can we provide health and food security for a rapidly ...

Letter: The Future Of Energy | Letters to the Editor - Yankton Daily Press

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 20:34
Letter: The Future Of Energy | Letters to the Editor  Yankton Daily Press

The future of energy production may be natural gas and zero carbon dioxide emissions. There is a plant near La Porte, Texas, that uses a new technology called ...

Forest protesters file suit against Dept. of Conservation and Recreation - The Recorder

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 20:19
Forest protesters file suit against Dept. of Conservation and Recreation  The Recorder

WENDELL — A lawsuit is the latest bid to stop a state logging project targeting 110-year-old oak trees in Wendell State Forest. Over the last year, members of ...

North Sea Dogger Bank Wind Turbine Project Could Supply More Power To The EU By 2045 Than Coal Does Now - Science 2.0

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 19:20
North Sea Dogger Bank Wind Turbine Project Could Supply More Power To The EU By 2045 Than Coal Does Now  Science 2.0

This is a plan for a wind turbine hub in the North Sea on Dogger Bank, that could up to 180GW by 2045 in time to help Europe achieve net zero emissions.

For a Greener New Deal and Cooler Climate, Focus on Food and Agriculture - YES! Magazine

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 14:25
For a Greener New Deal and Cooler Climate, Focus on Food and Agriculture  YES! Magazine

The global food system is responsible for more emissions than previously thought, according to a new United Nations report. It may also hold a key to reversing ...

Invasive Pests are Significantly Decreasing U.S. Forests' Ability to Store Carbon - Yale Environment 360

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 13:10
Invasive Pests are Significantly Decreasing U.S. Forests' Ability to Store Carbon  Yale Environment 360

More than 450 non-native insects and diseases have found their way into U.S. forests, and the millions of trees killed by these pests each year contain more than ...

Compost study digs deep to learn about carbon sequestration - Daily Democrat

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 12:35
Compost study digs deep to learn about carbon sequestration  Daily Democrat

By moving beyond the surface level and literally digging deep, scientists at UC Davis found that compost is a key to storing carbon in semi-arid cropland soils, ...

Compost study digs deep to learn about carbon sequestration - Daily Democrat

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 12:35
Compost study digs deep to learn about carbon sequestration  Daily Democrat

By moving beyond the surface level and literally digging deep, scientists at UC Davis found that compost is a key to storing carbon in semi-arid cropland soils, ...

Compost Key to Sequestering Carbon in the Soil - UC Davis

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 12:15
Compost Key to Sequestering Carbon in the Soil  UC Davis

By moving beyond the surface level and literally digging deep, scientists at the University of California, Davis, found that compost is a key to storing carbon in ...

Yurok Tribe Acquires 50000 Acres From Green Diamond; Land Along Blue Creek, Other Klamath Tributaries Will Be Managed for Conservation - Lost Coast Outpost

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 11:50
Yurok Tribe Acquires 50000 Acres From Green Diamond; Land Along Blue Creek, Other Klamath Tributaries Will Be Managed for Conservation  Lost Coast Outpost

Yurok Tribe Acquires Thousands of Acres of Blue Creek Watershed From Green Diamond; Will Manage Land to Restore Ecosystem. ###. Press release from the ...

What Does the IPCC Special Report say About Forests? - Ecosystem Marketplace

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 11:18
What Does the IPCC Special Report say About Forests?  Ecosystem Marketplace

The latest report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change on land use and climate change reveals seven important things to take note of on the ...

Hard-Working Termites Crucial to Forest, Wetland Ecosystems - Nature World News

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 11:14
Hard-Working Termites Crucial to Forest, Wetland Ecosystems  Nature World News

Termites are unwelcome in your home. They can cause structural damage to the wood in frames, floors and other materials. It's nothing personal, though.

Climate Change Threat: Invasive Insects Are Releasing Carbon Stored In US Forests - International Business Times

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 10:40
Climate Change Threat: Invasive Insects Are Releasing Carbon Stored In US Forests  International Business Times

Invasive insects and diseases greatly increase the rate at which trees die on average. As a result, carbon stored in forests are transferred to dead material and ...

Microbes Feed On Food Hundreds Of Years Old, Study Finds - ValueWalk

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 08:45
Microbes Feed On Food Hundreds Of Years Old, Study Finds  ValueWalk

Microbes, which were the starting point of life on Earth as we know it, have managed to survive on degraded organic matter. A new study has found that ...