With high temperatures, tree growth is inhibited and carbon dioxide absorption rate diminishes.
Removing carbon from the atmosphere may be necessary to keep global warming from exceeding 2°C.
California’s Central Valley has three times more freshwater in underground aquifers than previously thought.
For the first time, carbon dioxide emissions from an electric power plant have been solidified.
A report from the USGS says northern wildfires must now be seen as a significant driver of climate change.
Climate change could boost the carbon sequestration potential of Alaska's temperate forests.
Three-fifths of wetlands in the West are in “poor” condition, but marsh restorations are underway.
Forests that regrow after being cut play an unexpectedly valuable role in sequestering carbon emissions.
Hurricanes supercharge forests' ability to store carbon, Duke University researchers have found.
Phasing out coal, oil and gas leasing could help the U.S. meet its Paris climate goals, a new study says.
Bit by bit, innovators are chipping away at this ubiquitous material’s environmental downsides.
Seven things to know about the Clean Power Plan as it winds its way through the courts.
Carbon could be stored in soil as a way to cut greenhouse gas emissions and curb climate change.
The mangroves of Baja California don't look like much, but they store more carbon than many forests.
Humanity must emit less than half the carbon dioxide than previously thought to keep global warming in check.
Droughts caused by climate change could change the way tropical rainforests recover after logging.
Climate activists have pivoted from their fight against the Keystone XL Pipeline to protesting oil and gas leasing.
A new study finds that dark green conifers in Europe have been fueling global warming.
Oslo's main waste incinerator began the world's first experiment to capture CO2 from fumes of burning rubbish.
The federal government is proposing new rules for cutting methane emissions on public and tribal lands.