carbon sequestration


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carbon sequestration

n
(Environmental Science) the prevention of greenhouse gas build-up in the earth's atmosphere by methods such as planting trees to absorb carbon dioxide or pumping carbon dioxide into underground reservoirs
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With the help of The Coca-Cola Foundation, American Forests just kicked off three projects that will help reduce stormwater runoff, increase carbon sequestration and enhance wildlife habitats in California, Florida and Texas.
Estimation of above-ground biomass (AGB) is important for forest resource inventory, natural resource management and environmental services such as estimation of carbon sequestration.
Request for Expression of Interest for Selection Of Carbon Sequestration Consultant
Saudi Arabia's Sabic, a global leader in diversified chemicals, hosted the regional meeting of the Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum for the Middle East and South Africa at the Sabic Academy in Riyadh on October 25 and 26.
Carbon sequestration is the phenomenon of capturing CO2 and other forms of carbon from the atmosphere and long term storage in the soil to defer the global warming.
In his speech made at the closing session of the activities of the 6th Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum Ministerial Meeting in Riyadh being held under the patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Engineer Al-Naimi said: "We hope that developing countries would be able in the future to take advantage of these resources and that technology and innovation would contribute to helping to reduce any side effects of the use of resources, with my belief that climate change is a challenge that can be dealt with through innovation and progress in the fields of technology and research,"
The 6th ministerial Conference of the Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum (CSLF), takes place from November 1 to 4 in Riyadh.
The editors have organized the main body of the text in eighteen chapters, covering major issues, challenges, and the path forward in CSS, modeling and uncertainty analysis of transportation and geological sequestration of carbon dioxide, enhanced carbon sequestration in oceans, and a wide variety of other related subjects.
The project is part of the development phase of the Energy Department's Regional Carbon Sequestration Partnerships initiative, which is helping develop and deploy carbon capture and storage technologies across the country.
One potentially cost-effective mitigation measure is the maintenance and enhancement of carbon sequestration in forests and forest products (Joyce et al.
Greg Asner, a researcher for CAO, said, 'the international community wants to combine carbon sequestration and emissions reductions to combat climate change.