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Negative emissions: News links for December 2018


Natural sources and sinks: The science of sequestration


Carbon Brief   Farming needs a ‘revolution’ for UK to meet climate goals

Carbon Brief   US could meet Paris emissions pledge with ‘natural climate solutions’, study says

Eco-business   Yes, eating meat affects the environment, but cows are not killing the climate

Independent   Mangrove forests thrive in a warming climate – and we should embrace this


Mongabay   Saving the Amazon has come at the cost of Cerrado deforestation: study


Nature   A deforestation-induced tipping point for the South American monsoon system

Nature   Enhanced peak growth of global vegetation and its key mechanisms

The Guardian   Brazil records worst annual deforestation for a decade


The Guardian   End of an era as Ireland closes its peat bogs 'to fight climate change'


The Guardian   We need to bring back the wildwoods of Britain to fight climate change


Undark   To Adapt to a Changing Climate, Kyrgyzstan Revives Its Nomadic Past


Wiley   Cascading effects from plants to soil microorganisms explain how plant species richness and simulated climate change affect soil multifunctionality

Wiley   Chinese cropping systems are a net source of greenhouse gases despite soil carbon sequestration

Wiley   Enhanced gross primary production and evapotranspiration in juniper‐encroached grasslands

Wiley   Land surface greening suggests vigorous woody regrowth throughout European semi‐natural vegetation

Wiley   Multi‐year net ecosystem carbon balance of a restored peatland reveals a return to carbon sink

Wiley   Natural forests exhibit higher carbon sequestration and lower water consumption than planted forests in China

Wiley   Trade‐offs between carbon stocks and biodiversity in European temperate forests

Wiley   Trade‐offs between soil carbon sequestration and reactive nitrogen losses under straw return in global agroecosystems

Yale   Beavers: Humanity’s natural ally in combating climate change?

Photo Attributions

Heading: Negative emissions: Photo by: USDA NRCS South Dakota

Heading: Natural Sources and SinksPhoto by: Daniela 

Heading: Negative emissions technologiesPhoto by: tengrrl 

Heading: Geo-engineeringPhoto by: Beth Scupham

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