The Carbon Underground: Reversing Global Warming

Green (Living) Review

If humanity wishes to preserve a planet similar to that on which civilization developed and to which life on Earth is adapted, paleoclimate evidence and ongoing climate change suggest that CO2 will need to be reduced from its current levels [398 ppm.] If we''re going to preserve a livable Earth, we the global grassroots, must do more than mitigate global warming.

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The war that forces a doomsday seed vault withdrawal

Green Prophet

But like Noah’s ark, the global seed bank was designed to preserve life. Specifically it was designed to preserve the seeds necessary for our food crops and our survival. The preserved seeds will also protect us against the possibility that GMO crops damage the gene pool of the global food supply, or create an unsustainable plant monoculture. The Svalbard Global seed bank was established in February 2008.

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Reversing Global Warming, Hunger and Poverty: Supercharging the Global Grassroots

Green (Living) Review

16, 2014 A critical mass of climate scientists have warned us repeatedly that we must reduce the concentration of CO2 in the Earth''s atmosphere to 350 parts-per-million (ppm) in order to preserve life on Earth. "It is easy to forget that once upon a time all agriculture was organic, grassfed and regenerative.

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gigatonnes - which shows how far we are from achieving an outcome that reflects the science and preserves life."

A Summer of Flowering Spurge

Conservancy Talk

Xavier Harris was one of four youths who spent his summer protecting nature and preserving life at the Conservancy’s Kankakee Sands preserve in Illinois’ Pembroke Township. He, along with Maribel Lopez, Mercedez Sherrod, Jalen Winston, and crew leader Pasama Cole-Kweli, joined Preserve Manger Rob Littiken to fight invasive species, conduct butterfly surveys, repair damaged fences, and learn about the region’s incredible habitats through the Youth Conservation Corps (YCC).

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Citizen Science Tuesday: Hawaii Challenge

Nature Conservancy - Science

Using all of our tools to make the world better lines up with the Nature Conservancy’s goal to protect nature and preserve life,” explains Barrington. If you want to be a part of preserving native plants and wildlife to keep Hawaii beautiful, take up the Hawaii Challenge and come back for more! Australian Tree Ferns growing on a cliff in Hawaii. Take the Hawaii Challenge!

Why I Changed My Mind (Mostly) About Pokémon GO (+ 5 Apps for Upping Your Outdoor Game)

Nature Conservancy - Science

The Conservancy has several preserves with geocaches. Its mission is to get people outdoors and enjoying nature as a way to discover and help preserve life on this planet.”. When my son said he was going out to see if he could find a “charmander,” I, quite understandably, thought he said, “salamander.” He gave me a funny look when I told him to wear boots or water shoes, and watch for copperheads. “No,” No,” he said, “ charmander , not salamander.”.

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Slow Money: Bringing Money Down to Earth

The Green Changemakers

But he found that even socially responsible investing couldn't do much to fix an economy that focused too much on extraction and consumption and too little on preservation and restoration. Improving food access for all, improving childhood nutrition, improving preventative health care—these are all part of the same set of issues—and preserving life on the planet while we are feeding current populations.

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