11th April Climate
The UK Government is set to roll back climate change regulations
and measures as part of its post-Brexit actions. The moves appear
to be part of efforts to secure better trade deals.
11th April Permafrost
Sarah Chadburn and colleagues at the University of Leeds, UK,
have examined the risk to permaforst soils ofclimate warming.
They estimate that with 2 degrees of warming the area could decrease
by 40 percent.
11th April Carbon
Zhenganag Wang and colleagues in Belgium have estimated that up
to one third of carbon lost from land due to human activities
has actually ended up in ocean sediments rather than in the atmosphere.