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Can Carbon Farming Reverse Climate Change? - Daily Beast

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 08:59

Daily Beast

Can Carbon Farming Reverse Climate Change?
Daily Beast
To understand carbon farming, it's important to understand carbon sequestration, where the goal is to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere or prevent its emission into the atmosphere after industrial production, and storing it away in such a ...

Pay more attention to forests to avert global water crisis, researchers urge - Mongabay.com

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 17:53

Mongabay.com

Pay more attention to forests to avert global water crisis, researchers urge
Mongabay.com
The GFEP report finds that water should be key to discussions of the interactions between forests and the global climate, especially in areas of water scarcity, because strategies focused entirely on carbon sequestration can still have drastic and ...

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"Keep It In The Ground" - lyonsrecorder

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 17:25

"Keep It In The Ground"
lyonsrecorder
“Agriculture in the Front Range of Colorado is very different from agriculture in northern California,” said Dan Matsch, Eco-Cycle's in-house carbon sequestration expert and Lyons resident. “The Marin County study shows tremendous potential for climate ...

Saskatchewan set to meet with new allies in fight against carbon tax - SwiftCurrentOnline.com

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 17:09

SwiftCurrentOnline.com

Saskatchewan set to meet with new allies in fight against carbon tax
SwiftCurrentOnline.com
"In the way of agriculture, which is crop agriculture being carbon neutral, in addition to that we have 17 million acres of protected grasslands in this province that sequester carbon each and every year. We have a great story in manufacturing in Evraz ...

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Grasslands more reliable at sucking up carbon thant trees, UC Davis study finds - Daily Democrat

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 15:28

Grasslands more reliable at sucking up carbon thant trees, UC Davis study finds
Daily Democrat
Unlike forests, grasslands sequester most of their carbon underground, while forests store it mostly in woody biomass and leaves. When wildfires cause trees to go up in flames, the burned carbon they formerly stored is released back to the atmosphere.

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Grasslands more reliable at sucking up carbon thant trees, UC Davis study finds - Daily Democrat

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 15:28

Grasslands more reliable at sucking up carbon thant trees, UC Davis study finds
Daily Democrat
Unlike forests, grasslands sequester most of their carbon underground, while forests store it mostly in woody biomass and leaves. When wildfires cause trees to go up in flames, the burned carbon they formerly stored is released back to the atmosphere.

Raising a Child in a Doomed World - New York Times

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 10:00

New York Times

Raising a Child in a Doomed World
New York Times
It would demand centralized control of key economic sectors, enormous state investment in carbon capture and sequestration and global coordination on a scale never before seen, at the very time when the political and economic structures that held the ...

IN MY VIEW: Cutting down Village trees a bad move - Green Valley News

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 11:34

Green Valley News

IN MY VIEW: Cutting down Village trees a bad move
Green Valley News
We know, though maybe the owners of the shopping mall don't, the ecological role of old trees in mitigating the impact of environmental pollution, carbon sequestration, cooling the microclimate, providing habitat for wildlife, shade for our cars, and a ...

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Mangroves and their deforestation may emit more methane than we thought - Mongabay.com

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 19:47

Mangroves and their deforestation may emit more methane than we thought
Mongabay.com
“Mangrove loss/deforestation would result in decreased carbon sequestration rates and decreased burial efficiency combined with increased decomposition of organic carbon in disturbed sediments, which would enhance methane (and carbon dioxide) ...

How much carbon can still be stored in North American forests? - Earth.com

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 18:07

Earth.com

How much carbon can still be stored in North American forests?
Earth.com
The team found that North American forests have reached 78 percent of their carbon sequestration capacity. The experts also established that the forests will gain no more than 22 percent of additional capacity to capture carbon over the next 60 years.

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Water quality takes more than a cash stream - DesMoinesRegister.com

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 15:32

DesMoinesRegister.com

Water quality takes more than a cash stream
DesMoinesRegister.com
With the latest round of debate on Iowa's water quality problem, it's clear there are no winners and losers, just too much water. Mother Nature has carved such a destructive path, as though she doesn't know whether to laugh or cry in anger. To honor ...

New Opportunities Follow Expansion of Section 45Q Carbon Sequestration Credits - JD Supra (press release)

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 12:10

JD Supra (press release)

New Opportunities Follow Expansion of Section 45Q Carbon Sequestration Credits
JD Supra (press release)
The recent enactment of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 extended and significantly expanded the existing tax credit for carbon sequestration under Section 45Q of the Internal Revenue Code. Although the Section 45Q credit for carbon sequestration has ...
New Opportunities Follow Expansion of Section 45Q Carbon ...Lexology
Global Carbon Capture And Sequestration Market Research Report ...The Newsman

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New Opportunities Follow Expansion of Section 45Q Carbon Sequestration Credits - Lexology

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 11:14

Chronicle India

New Opportunities Follow Expansion of Section 45Q Carbon Sequestration Credits
Lexology
The recent enactment of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 extended and significantly expanded the existing tax credit for carbon sequestration under Section 45Q of the Internal Revenue Code. Although the Section 45Q credit for carbon sequestration has ...
Global Carbon Capture And Sequestration Market Research Report 2018 – Global Thermostat, Linde Group, Shell and ...The Newsman

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Soil health is good for Oregon's farms, economy and environment: Guest opinion - OregonLive.com

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 15:02

OregonLive.com

Soil health is good for Oregon's farms, economy and environment: Guest opinion
OregonLive.com
Ron Wyden to incentivize soil health practices that pull more carbon out of the atmosphere and store it in the soil. This reflects the science that shows agriculture as the most practical and powerful carbon sequestration opportunity available at a ...

Grasslands more reliable carbon sink in wildfire-prone California - Feedstuffs

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 14:37

Feedstuffs

Grasslands more reliable carbon sink in wildfire-prone California
Feedstuffs
Rather, it indicates that, from a cap-and-trade, carbon-offset perspective, conserving grasslands and promoting rangeland practices that promote reliable rates of carbon sequestration could help more readily meet California's emission-reduction goals.

Tiny Algae May Have Prompted a Mass Extinction - Eos

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 12:11

Tiny Algae May Have Prompted a Mass Extinction
Eos
When these abundant organisms lived, they soaked up atmospheric carbon and stored it in their tissues. But when they died, they may have sunk quickly through the water column, scientists have proposed, rapidly sequestering carbon in the depths of the ...

In Farm Country, Grappling With the Taboo of Talking about Climate Change - Civil Eats

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 09:09

Civil Eats

In Farm Country, Grappling With the Taboo of Talking about Climate Change
Civil Eats
Part of this effort involved integrating the language of “climate adaptation,” “carbon sequestration,” and “climate action” into a great deal of the agency's materials. USDA budgets were crafted in part around how the agency was approaching the issue.

How forest carbon can provide ROI for your sustainable business strategy - GreenBiz

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 08:16

GreenBiz

How forest carbon can provide ROI for your sustainable business strategy
GreenBiz
Additionally, a recent analysis indicated that these "natural climate solutions" could provide 37 percent of the carbon sequestration needed by 2030 to meet the commitments of the Paris Agreement. Carbon offset markets have become financial incentives ...

Carbon Sequestration Market Overview, Industry Top Manufactures, Market Size, Industry Growth Analysis & Forecast ... - Chronicle India

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 21:10

mymarketgazette.com

Carbon Sequestration Market Overview, Industry Top Manufactures, Market Size, Industry Growth Analysis & Forecast ...
Chronicle India
SUMMARY: The report firstly introduced the Global Carbon Sequestration Market basics: definitions, classifications, applications and market overview; product specifications; manufacturing processes; cost structures, raw materials and so on. Then it ...
Carbon Sequestration Market Analysis by Size, Share, Key Drivers, Growth Opportunities and Trends 2017 – 2022chemicalreport24.com

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Grasslands more reliable carbon sink than trees - Science Daily

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 17:36

Science Daily

Grasslands more reliable carbon sink than trees
Science Daily
Unlike forests, grasslands sequester most of their carbon underground, while forests store it mostly in woody biomass and leaves. When wildfires cause trees to go up in flames, the burned carbon they formerly stored is released back to the atmosphere.
Trees versus grass: Which is the better carbon sink? • Earth.comEarth.com
Grasslands could overtake forests as the most reliable carbon sink ...ZME Science
Science: Grasslands more reliable carbon sink than trees [Report]Infosurhoy

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