Archive for May, 2009

Panel Resources: Climate & Landuse Looking Forward

May 2, 2009
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Mitigating Climate Change Through Food and Land Use

More than 30 percent of all greenhouse gas emissions arise from the land use sector. Thus, no strategy for mitigating global climate change can be complete or successful without reducing emissions from agriculture, forestry, and other land uses. Moreover, only land-based or “terrestrial” carbon sequestration offers the possibility today of large-scale removal of greenhouse gases from the atmosphere, through plant photosynthesis.

Link to the full article by Ecoagriculture Partners here

Good Practice Guidance for Land Use, Land Change, and Forestry

This report on Good Practice Guidance for Land Use, Land-Use Change and Forestry(GPG-LULUCF) is the response to the invitation by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) to develop good practice guidance for land use, land-use change and forestry (LULUCF).

Read the full article published by the IPCC here

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