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- New in Journal Science: A Guidebook for Ecosystem Services — Last modified May 22, 2015 08:19
- A team of investors, development organizations, conservationists, economists, and ecologists have published in the journal Science six natural science principles to ensure success of Payments for Ecosystem Services, mechanisms that have helped preserve carbon stocks stored in Madagascar's rainforests, maintain wildlife populations important for tourism in Tanzania, and protect watersheds in France by working with local farmers.
- Modern irrigation systems boost carbon emissions — Last modified May 22, 2015 08:17
- As water scarcity increases in the Mediterranean, there is pressure on the agriculture industry to reduce water losses, improve efficiency and boost water productivity. In recent years, government-subsidized pressurized irrigation systems have replaced traditional low-efficiency surface irrigation schemes in many countries, in an attempt to minimize water losses and improve efficiency.
- Conservation buffers please the eye, protect the landscape — Last modified May 18, 2015 09:20
- Researchers know that adding natural buffers to the farm landscape can stop soil from vanishing. Now a scientist at Washington State University has found that more buffers are better, both for pleasing the eye and slowing erosion.
- Sweet apple leaves a bitter taste for farmers in the Valley — Last modified May 18, 2015 09:13
- In Srinagar, apples are no longer sweet for the farmers. Unprecedented hail storm coupled with untimely rains have wreaked havoc to the fruit orchards in Kashmir.
- Climate Change Job Vacancies Update - 13 May 2015 — Last modified May 18, 2015 09:13
- Climate Change Job Vacancies Update - 13 May 2015
- Announcement: Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships at CMCC (Italy) — Last modified May 07, 2015 10:22
- Under the framework of Horizon 2020 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA), the Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC) is taking into consideration to support individual experienced researchers in order to develop research proposals with reference to the Call Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships – European Fellowships (MSCA-IF, EF).
- Call for Papers: 9th Graduate Climate Conference (USA) — Last modified May 07, 2015 10:21
- We are pleased to announce the 9th Graduate Climate Conference, which will be held November 6th – 8th, 2015 in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.
- Use seeds after chemical treatment, farmers told — Last modified April 28, 2015 13:06
- Deccan Herald. New Delhi, 24 April 2015
- Vacancy: Postdoctoral Research Scientist/Research Assistant at the University of Kansas (USA) — Last modified April 24, 2015 09:27
- Postdoctoral Research Scientist/Research Assistant at University of Kansas
- Climate Change Job Vacancies Update - 15 April 2015 — Last modified April 20, 2015 09:56
- Climate Change Job Vacancies Update - 15 April 2015