Latest Soil respiration Stories
Forests have a limited capacity to soak up atmospheric carbon dioxide.
Organic matter is important for soil health and crop productivity.
What does pulling a radar-equipped sled across the Arctic tundra have to do with improving our understanding of climate change?
A research team from the University of California – Santa Barbara, led by Mariah S. Carbone, studied the influence of clouds on the largest Bishop pine forest of Santa Cruz Island.
In a surprising finding, North Carolina State University researchers have shown that certain underground organisms thought to promote chemical interactions that make the soil a carbon sink actually play a more complex, dual role when atmospheric carbon levels rise.
Underappreciated player in carbon storage should be included in global change models, researcher says
A new study by researchers at BYU, Duke and the USDA finds that soil plays an important role in controlling the planet’s atmospheric future.
Creatures that are feeling the pressure from the presence of predators are known to alter their diets, thus having a noteworthy impact on their habitats, claims new research published in the journal Science.
University of Utah and Harvard scientists develop way to enforce future greenhouse gas treaty
Why did the atmosphere contain so little carbon dioxide (CO2) during the last Ice Age 20,000 years ago?