GCS IN THE NEWS

Biodiverse forests store double the carbon of monoculture forests - UPI.com

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 14:43

UPI.com

Biodiverse forests store double the carbon of monoculture forests
UPI.com
"The full level of carbon sequestration and thus mitigation of global warming can only be achieved with a mix of species. In addition, species-rich forests also contribute toward protecting the world's threatened biodiversity." Monoculture reforesting ...

Biodiverse forests store double the carbon of monoculture forests - UPI.com

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 14:43

UPI.com

Biodiverse forests store double the carbon of monoculture forests
UPI.com
"The full level of carbon sequestration and thus mitigation of global warming can only be achieved with a mix of species. In addition, species-rich forests also contribute toward protecting the world's threatened biodiversity." Monoculture reforesting ...
Research: Primary tropical forests are best but regrowing forests are also vital to biodiversity —Tdnews

all 9 news articles »

Species-rich forests store twice as much carbon as monocultures - Phys.Org

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 11:49

Phys.Org

Species-rich forests store twice as much carbon as monocultures
Phys.Org
The full level of carbon sequestration and thus mitigation of global warming can only be achieved with a mix of species. In addition, species-rich forests also contribute toward protecting the world's threatened biodiversity," explains Bernhard Schmid.

and more »

Why reducing emissions from deforestation, forest degradation remains a challenge - Down To Earth Magazine

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 11:16

GreenBiz

Why reducing emissions from deforestation, forest degradation remains a challenge
Down To Earth Magazine
Forests are important carbon sinks. Between 1990 and 2007, the world's forests stored about 2.4 gigatonnes of carbon per year. Limiting global temperature rise to 1.5°C by 2100 will not be possible without carbon sequestration by the forests. By 2050 ...
Saving forests must remain a focus for slowing climate changeThe Nation

all 5 news articles »

This RSS feed URL is deprecated

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 10:16
This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news

Primary tropical forests are best but regrowing forests are also vital to biodiversity - Science Daily

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 04:13

Science Daily

Primary tropical forests are best but regrowing forests are also vital to biodiversity
Science Daily
"Our results show that novel secondary forests can deliver a range of high-value ecosystem services, including carbon sequestration, habitat provision, and the suite of services linked to biomass resilience, such as soil conservation and the ...

Google News

Kerri Timmer: California's next governor must prioritize clean energy economy - Sierra Sun

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 22:04

Sierra Sun

Kerri Timmer: California's next governor must prioritize clean energy economy
Sierra Sun
Through sound forest management, fuel load reduction, and biomass utilization, California can maintain the carbon sequestration benefits of healthy forests while reducing the detrimental impacts and emissions of wildfires. Sustainable forest management ...

and more »

Species-rich forests store twice as much carbon as monocultures - Science Daily

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 19:38

Science Daily

Species-rich forests store twice as much carbon as monocultures
Science Daily
The full level of carbon sequestration and thus mitigation of global warming can only be achieved with a mix of species. In addition, species-rich forests also contribute towards protecting the world's threatened biodiversity," ex-plains Bernhard Schmid.

and more »

Species-rich forests store twice as much carbon as monocultures - EurekAlert (press release)

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 18:03

EurekAlert (press release)

Species-rich forests store twice as much carbon as monocultures
EurekAlert (press release)
The full level of carbon sequestration and thus mitigation of global warming can only be achieved with a mix of species. In addition, species-rich forests also contribute towards protecting the world's threatened biodiversity," ex-plains Bernhard Schmid.

and more »

How Can Soil Quality Slow Global Warming? - International Environmental Technology

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 10:30

How Can Soil Quality Slow Global Warming?
International Environmental Technology
“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?'” explained Whendee Silver, lead ...

Primary tropical forests are best but regrowing forests are also vital to biodiversity - EurekAlert (press release)

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 08:32

EurekAlert (press release)

Primary tropical forests are best but regrowing forests are also vital to biodiversity
EurekAlert (press release)
"Our results show that novel secondary forests can deliver a range of high-value ecosystem services, including carbon sequestration, habitat provision, and the suite of services linked to biomass resilience, such as soil conservation and the ...

and more »

Global Carbon Sequestration Market 2022 Analysis, Forecast, Overview, Growth Impact and Demand by Regions - Zherald

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 04:53

Zherald

Global Carbon Sequestration Market 2022 Analysis, Forecast, Overview, Growth Impact and Demand by Regions
Zherald
Global Carbon Sequestration Market shows the continuous positive developments in major regions like North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, South America, Middle East and Africa. Carbon Sequestration Market report includes historic data, present market ...
Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market 2023 includes Market Competition News, Trend, Merger, Consolidation and ...RBTE Report

all 2 news articles »

Costa Rica Set to Achieve Carbon Neutrality by 2021 - IDN InDepthNews | Analysis That Matters

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 00:01

Costa Rica Set to Achieve Carbon Neutrality by 2021
IDN InDepthNews | Analysis That Matters
The PES was a way of rewarding small and medium landowners for the ecosystem services their forests provided, such as carbon sequestration, biodiversity preservation and protection of water springs. The lack of international funds boosted Costa Rica's ...

At global climate talks, US stresses uncertainty and value of fossil fuels - Science Magazine

Wed, 10/03/2018 - 20:18

Science Magazine

At global climate talks, US stresses uncertainty and value of fossil fuels
Science Magazine
The study is expected to call for deep cuts in fossil fuel use and stepped carbon sequestration efforts in line with the lower temperature goal. It is also likely to warn that a 2° increase would cause substantial damage. But first, governments have ...
In Comments on New Climate Report, US Plays Up Uncertainties, Fossil FuelsScientific American

all 30 news articles »

In Comments on New Climate Report, US Plays Up Uncertainties, Fossil Fuels - Scientific American

Wed, 10/03/2018 - 17:00

Scientific American

In Comments on New Climate Report, US Plays Up Uncertainties, Fossil Fuels
Scientific American
Top researchers are huddled with government officials in South Korea this week to confront the scientific consensus that maintaining a safe global climate will require immediate and aggressive action. The U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change ...
At global climate talks, US stresses uncertainty and value of fossil fuelsScience Magazine

all 25 news articles »

Whole orchard recycling project demonstration set for Oct. 17 - Western Farm Press

Wed, 10/03/2018 - 13:28

Western Farm Press

Whole orchard recycling project demonstration set for Oct. 17
Western Farm Press
Emad Jahanzad, postdoctoral scientist at UC-Davis, will then discuss the soil health and carbon sequestration potential of orchard recycling. Zach and Garrett Fowler of the Waterford, Calif.-based Fowler Brothers Farming will give an orchard removal ...

Jackson Family Wines Pioneers Carbon Sequestration Technology ... - CSRwire.com (press release)

Wed, 10/03/2018 - 11:08

CSRwire.com (press release)

Jackson Family Wines Pioneers Carbon Sequestration Technology ...
CSRwire.com (press release)
SANTA ROSA, Calif., Oct. 03 /CSRwire/ - Jackson Family Wines today introduced an update in its 2018 series of sustainability progress reports toward the ...

and more »

Jackson Family Wines Pioneers Carbon Sequestration Technology - Triple Pundit (blog)

Wed, 10/03/2018 - 11:08

Triple Pundit (blog)

Jackson Family Wines Pioneers Carbon Sequestration Technology
Triple Pundit (blog)
SANTA ROSA, Calif., /CSRwire/ – Jackson Family Wines today introduced an update in its 2018 series of sustainability progress reports toward the company's 2021 sustainability goals. Read our sustainability progress report here. A progressive leader in ...

How feasible is California's carbon-free-by-2045 goal? - GreenBiz

Wed, 10/03/2018 - 08:09

How feasible is California's carbon-free-by-2045 goal?
GreenBiz
... none comes from coal. Going completely zero-carbon would require phasing out the state's natural gas power plants. On top of wind and solar energy, other generation options include geothermal, small nuclear reactors and carbon dioxide sequestration.

and more »

Unraveling the geologic history of the Greater Green River Basin - Buckrail

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 23:26

Buckrail

Unraveling the geologic history of the Greater Green River Basin
Buckrail
Ranie has worked on coal bed natural gas drill rigs in Colorado's San Juan Basin, dabbled in Utah's uranium industry, and spent several years studying geologic carbon sequestration in Wyoming's basins. Since joining the WSGS in 2012, she has focused ...

Pages