Quantcast

Latest Peat Stories

2011-02-28 14:32:03

Indonesia has promised to become a world leader in reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

2011-01-31 07:00:00

WALLA WALLA, Wash., Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Organix, Inc.

2baf93b95ccaf0a3a4a02fb7acafa276
2010-12-06 05:55:00

According to a study released on Sunday, global warming is driving forest fires in northern latitudes to burn more frequently and fiercely.

479a34221b341011c98b082bfac3f9dc
2010-12-03 10:00:00

Carbon monoxide trapped in ice cores reveals unexpected trends regarding burning biomass.

2010-10-26 13:53:32

Greenhouse plant growers can substitute rice hulls for perlite in their media without the need for an increase in growth regulators, according to a Purdue University study.

1d4298f764f420afbebd9f62f9ef850f1
2010-09-15 10:06:14

A modest moss gives insight into global carbon cycling.

2010-03-05 10:05:00

Seventy-five per cent of the world's heather moorlands are in the UK. However, pollution, overgrazing and wild fires have damaged large areas.

2010-01-26 12:13:51

Researchers in the UK use images from earth and space to reveal peatland surface patterns.

2010-01-14 18:15:00

The surprising increase in methane concentrations millennia ago, identified in continental glacier studies, has puzzled researchers for a long time.

907656ac9024a5381085d556d1b7f0c31
2010-01-11 14:16:35

The Spanish government is hoping to save a dried wetland from an underground peat fire by unleashing floodwaters onto an expanse of the marsh now under threat due to past water mismanagement.


Word of the Day
zill
  • One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.
The word 'zill' comes from a Turkish word meaning "cymbals".
Related