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Seagrass Ecosystems Store Carbon
Seagrasses are among the world's most threatened ecosystems. Some 29 percent of all historic seagrass meadows have been destroyed, mainly due to dredging and degradation of water quality. At least 1.5 percent of Earth's seagrass meadows are lost every year.
Top 10 questions facing plant science and agriculture
The growing human population needs abundant safe and nutritious food, shelter, clothes, fibre, and renewable energy, and needs to address the problems generated by climate change, while preserving habitats.
California Transparency in Supply Chains Act (SB 657) to Reduce Slavery & Human Trafficking
Human trafficking and slavery is larger today than ever in history -- and that's not sustainable community. New California legislation addresses human trafficking solutions in corporate supply chains. Learn how to make a difference in the global community.
Governor Schwarzenegger from Copenhagen
Air drying clothes, buying cleaner cars and appliances, car pooling, conserving water... going green is also about seizing an incredible opportunity. Let's continue to work together for a clean and sustainable future!
The Renewables and Efficiency Deployment Initiative (Climate REDI) goes Global
An international plan will deploy clean technology in developing countries, a $350 million, five-year effort that will include everything from putting solar lanterns in poor households to promoting advanced energy-efficient appliances worldwide.
Teleconference on the coming decline in U.S. carbon emissions
Learn about the tipping point of energy use in the US. We're making progress!
Global Climate Change Science and Solutions
It's time for pragmatic solutions that bring science into the real world of sea-level rise, upheaval in agriculture, changes in energy demand, water resource management and fundamental change in transportation and energy infrastructure.
Edited by Carolyn Allen