Forestry researchers condemn attempts to change the way carbon from trees is counted in Europe. (BBC News - Science & Environment) More
Merkel: Pope wants her to fight to save Paris climate deal, Scientists fear new EU rules may 'hide' forest carbon ...
Angela Merkel, the German Chancellor, says Pope Francis encouraged her to work to preserve the Paris Agreement on climate change despite the US withdrawal from it and shared her goal to “bring down walls” between countries, not build them. Merkel and ...
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 3:27 am | Google News
Scientists fear new EU rules may 'hide' forest carbon loss
Leading researchers have condemned attempts to change the way carbon from trees will be counted in Europe. The scientists fear that millions of tonnes of CO2 from forests will disappear from the books if the changes go ahead. Trees are important carbon ...
Posted on 18 June 2017 | 8:08 pm | Google News
Forest Conservation Report: US Gov. Severely Underestimating Impact of Logging on Climate
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(EnviroNews USA Headline News Desk) — The North Carolina forest conservation group Dogwood Alliance published a report called, “The Great American Stand: U.S. Forests and the Climate Emergency,” in late March 2017. In the analysis, the ... A related ...
Posted on 9 May 2017 | 9:17 pm | Google News
Explainer: Dealing with the 'loss and damage' caused by climate change
... seas has proved more fractious. As the latest UN climate change conference gets underway in Bonn, Germany, this week, Carbon Brief charts the journey of loss and damage through the international policy apparatus, and looks at the role that climate ...
Posted on 9 May 2017 | 10:41 am | Google News
China, India Become Climate Leaders as West Falters
“Right now, when you sum the actions of all countries, even under the Paris agreement, it's insufficient to mitigate dangerous, human-caused climate change,” said Matto Mildenberger, a political scientist at the University of California, Santa Barbara ...
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 10:23 am | Google News
Mat-Su School Superintendent Resigns
Stone was named as superintendent last May after the departure of Dr. Deena Bishop for the Anchorage School District. Superintendent Stone did not speak publicly at the meeting. Mat-Su School Board President Dr. Donna Dearman says Stone tendered his ...
Posted on 27 March 2017 | 10:45 pm | Google News
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