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California's forests are choking - Sacramento News & Review

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 01:13

California's forests are choking
Sacramento News & Review
Ideally, trees take CO2 emitted by our cars, factories and faces and store it in their branches, trunks and foliage through a process known as sequestration. Old-growth forests sequester carbon for centuries, or even millennia in the case of giant ...

UNDP, NGOs target increased action by governments, business on land sector to address climate change - UNDP

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 11:28

UNDP, NGOs target increased action by governments, business on land sector to address climate change
UNDP
Dr. M. Sanjayan, CEO of Conservation International, said: “Under R&D for 4.5 billion years, nature is the only carbon sequestration technology that today achieves negative emissions at a meaningful scale. It is also among the most economical forms of ...

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Premier Moe talks carbon tax in Yorkton - Yorkton News Review

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 08:18

Yorkton News Review

Premier Moe talks carbon tax in Yorkton
Yorkton News Review
Moe described Saskatchewan's alternative to the carbon tax: The Prairie Resilience plan. The proposed program focuses on carbon sequestration (removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere) and encouraging sustainable harvesting. “Our agriculture ...

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Premier Moe talks carbon tax in Yorkton - Yorkton This Week

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 05:20

Yorkton This Week

Premier Moe talks carbon tax in Yorkton
Yorkton This Week
Moe described Saskatchewan's alternative to the carbon tax: The Prairie Resilience plan. The proposed program focuses on carbon sequestration (removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere) and encouraging sustainable harvesting. “Our agriculture ...

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Oklahoma joins other states to promote carbon sequestration, use - NewsOK.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 04:00

NewsOK.com

Oklahoma joins other states to promote carbon sequestration, use
NewsOK.com
A bipartisan group of governors that includes Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin has launched a new effort to further develop and deploy carbon capture projects, it announced on Tuesday. Fallin said the partnership will foster both the development and ...

Greening Vietnam's tea industry - UN Environment (press release)

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 22:47

UN Environment (press release)

Greening Vietnam's tea industry
UN Environment (press release)
While the project's environmental aims are to protect and restore soil fertility, enhance carbon sequestration and conserve the biodiversity found in tea production landscapes, it also aims to secure farmers' livelihoods by reducing their vulnerability ...

Climate Change: Fire and Rain in California | YubaNet - YubaNet

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 07:55

YubaNet

Climate Change: Fire and Rain in California | YubaNet
YubaNet
NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 19, 2018 – The state's headwaters are ground-zero for the impact of global climate change on California's water and air. This policy ...

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Analyzing the Hydrogen Economy 2018 - Analysis, Trends, Challenges & Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com - NewsOK.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 04:34

Analyzing the Hydrogen Economy 2018 - Analysis, Trends, Challenges & Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com
NewsOK.com
O. Hydrogen from Hydrocarbons and Carbon Sequestration. P. The Potential of Renewable Hydrogen and Required Production Strategies. Q. Role of Ammonia in Hydrogen Economy. R. An Alternative to Hydrogen Fuel - Synthetic Methanol. S. Outlook for the ...

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NASA, National Science Foundation Plunge Into Ocean 'Twilight Zone' to Explore Ecosystem Carbon Flow - SpaceCoastDaily.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 22:12

SpaceCoastDaily.com

NASA, National Science Foundation Plunge Into Ocean 'Twilight Zone' to Explore Ecosystem Carbon Flow
SpaceCoastDaily.com
Scientists on the EXPORTS team are investigating how much carbon moves through the ocean within the upper sunlit layer and into the twilight zone and how ocean ecological processes affect carbon fate and sequestration. This information is needed to ...

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Soil Biodiversity and Soil Organic Carbon: Why Should Nations Invest In It To Keep Drylands Alive? - IISD's SDG Knowledge Hub (press release) (blog)

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 14:48

Soil Biodiversity and Soil Organic Carbon: Why Should Nations Invest In It To Keep Drylands Alive?
IISD's SDG Knowledge Hub (press release) (blog)
Drylands offer greater possibilities for carbon sequestration and climate change mitigation than is widely acknowledged. They cover a large part of the earth and a significant proportion of the land has lost SOC through land degradation processes ...

Life, death and carbon in the open ocean - EurekAlert (press release)

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 12:29

Space Ref (press release)

Life, death and carbon in the open ocean
EurekAlert (press release)
The mission, supported by NASA and the National Science Foundation: to observe and measure various ocean processes at different levels to get a clearer picture of how carbon is transported, sequestered and cycled back into the atmosphere. The data ...
Exploring Earth's Ecosystem Carbon FlowSpace Ref (press release)

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NSF, NASA scientists explore ocean's 'twilight zone' to uncover links between carbon and plankton - National Science Foundation (press release)

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:22

National Science Foundation (press release)

NSF, NASA scientists explore ocean's 'twilight zone' to uncover links between carbon and plankton
National Science Foundation (press release)
EXPORTS scientists are investigating how much carbon moves through the ocean's sunlit upper layer and into the twilight zone, and how ocean ecological processes affect carbon fate and sequestration. "By employing two ships, we'll be able to observe ...
NASA, National Science Foundation Plunge Into Ocean 'Twilight Zone' to Explore Ecosystem Carbon FlowSpaceCoastDaily.com

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Life, Death and Carbon - The UCSB Current

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:06

The UCSB Current

Life, Death and Carbon
The UCSB Current
The mission, supported by NASA and the National Science Foundation: to observe and measure various ocean processes at different levels to get a clearer picture of how carbon is transported, sequestered and cycled back into the atmosphere. The data ...
NSF, NASA scientists explore ocean's 'twilight zone' to uncover links between carbon and planktonNational Science Foundation (press release)
NASA, NSF Plunge Into Ocean 'Twilight Zone' to Explore Ecosystem Carbon FlowPR Newswire (press release)

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The carbon-price chimera - Brookings Institution (blog)

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:04

Brookings Institution (blog)

The carbon-price chimera
Brookings Institution (blog)
A grab bag of blunter policies would help: phasing out the use of coal that's not paired with carbon-capture-and-sequestration, or CCS, technology; accelerating the development of that CCS kit; ending the practice, now underway in various countries, ...

Seeing the Iowa Great Lakes as a Clean Economic Model for Iowa - Spencer Daily Reporter

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 06/17/2018 - 22:16

Seeing the Iowa Great Lakes as a Clean Economic Model for Iowa
Spencer Daily Reporter
There are opportunities to restore natural landscape features with benefits to soil and nutrient retention while also adding soil health, carbon sequestration and outdoor recreation into the mix. A look back. The Prairie Lakes Conference and Blue Water ...

Green Climate Fund sponsors Quang Ngai province to cope with climate change - ReliefWeb

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 06/17/2018 - 20:48

Green Climate Fund sponsors Quang Ngai province to cope with climate change
ReliefWeb
... of the province where regularly suffer natural disasters, to increase coverage and improve the quality of mangrove forests serving as a wave-guard protection and coastal communities, contribute to carbon sequestration to reduce greenhouse gas ...

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Bill Gates and a Genius Harvard Professor Figured Out How to Suck CO2 From the Atmosphere and Turn It Into Gasoline - TheInertia.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 06/17/2018 - 12:56

TheInertia.com

Bill Gates and a Genius Harvard Professor Figured Out How to Suck CO2 From the Atmosphere and Turn It Into Gasoline
TheInertia.com
... for Adventure Journal, “this technology has the potential to produce carbon-neutral versions of fuels that our entire transportation and manufacturing and food production infrastructure rely on, while also allowing for seemingly limitless carbon ...

SK community plans together at workshop - Ricentral.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 06/17/2018 - 07:20

Ricentral.com

SK community plans together at workshop
Ricentral.com
First, the community forest is important for carbon sequestration. It's also key to attracting tourism. “We rely on tourist dollars,” Flanders said. “This is the invisible asset. Ten years from now, with nothing changing, there are streets in town you ...

Living with fire in California: A little smoke now prevents a lot more later - Fresno Bee

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sat, 06/16/2018 - 03:16

Fresno Bee

Living with fire in California: A little smoke now prevents a lot more later
Fresno Bee
Our forests, watersheds, carbon sequestration goals, community safety and public health require that we embrace active fire use in partnership with appropriate mechanical thinning if we want to restore a California landscape that is as recognizable and ...

When Nature Runs Wild, the Results Can Be Spectacular - National Geographic

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 22:05

National Geographic

When Nature Runs Wild, the Results Can Be Spectacular
National Geographic
In a sleepy corner of southern England, a revolution is taking place. For centuries, Knepp Castle's 3,500-acre estate was devoted to intensive arable and dairy farming. But in 2001, Isabella Tree and her husband, Charlie Burrell, whose family has owned ...