Superforest

25 Jun 19

Media Attacks Should Be a Signal to Trump: Focus on Flawed Climate Science http://bit.ly/2J2T6qr BY TOM HARRIS AND DR. JAY LEHR President Donald Trump is clearly on the right track on climate change. One of the strongest indicators of this is the mainstream media’s intense attacks on the president over the past month. After all, they […]

24 Jun 19

The New York Times on Rich People Buying Large Acreages in the West http://bit.ly/2KCG4mu Logs taken from the Trinchera Ranch wait to be processed at Blanca Forestry Products, a sawmill outside of Blanca, Colorado on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018. The mill employs some 70 people. Nathaniel Minor/CPR News[/captions] This is the mill billionaire Louis Bacon, […]

24 Jun 19

Hearing on climate change & extreme weather http://bit.ly/2Y93JOA Reposted from Dr. Judith Curry’s Climate Etc. Posted on June 23, 2019 by curryja | by Judith Curry On Tuesday June 25, I will be testifying before the House Oversight and Reform Environmental Subcommittee in a Hearing on Recovery, Resilience and Readiness – Contending with Natural Disasters […]

24 Jun 19

Oregon Republicans Are On The Lam Over A Climate Bill https://n.pr/2Y8XQ3W Senate Republicans in Oregon have refused to come to the Capitol, denying the legislature the quorum needed to vote on a cap-and-trade bill. The state police has been sent to retrieve them. (Image credit: Sarah Zimmerman/AP) Superforest via Environment : NPR https://n.pr/2iBXQGl

24 Jun 19

The Trump EPA strategy to undo Clean Power Plan http://bit.ly/2N8NIat This is a re-post from Yale Climate Connections The Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on June 19 published its “Affordable Clean Energy” (ACE) rule to replace the Obama EPA’s Clean Power Plan (CPP). The replacement plan is essentially the Trump administration’s attempt to adhere to the letter […]

24 Jun 19

American Forests Publishes Reseach on the Impacts of Forest Management and Soil Carbon Disturbance http://bit.ly/2Xt0Jj3 American Forests Publishes Reseach on the Impacts of Forest Management and Soil Carbon Disturbance American Forests is excited to share newly published research on forest soil carbon dynamics. This study, which focuses on the impacts of forest management and disturbance […]

24 Jun 19

How Georgia Became A Surprising Bright Spot In The U.S. Solar Industry https://n.pr/2LjG1vk Solar is booming in Georgia, and it’s not because of state mandates supporting renewable energy or concerns about climate change. Instead, powerful market forces are driving the growth. (Image credit: Silicon Ranch) Superforest via Environment : NPR https://n.pr/2iBXQGl

24 Jun 19

MODTRAN: ITS QUIRKS AND USES. http://bit.ly/2Fu4sTs Guest post by KEVIN KILTY An Atmospheric Transmission Model Introduction This post is not one I planned to do. It has grown from work I was doing with MODTRAN (moderate resolution transmission program) in support of my post on June 14, 2019. As I mentioned in that thread I […]

24 Jun 19

70 Arrested as Climate Activists Protest Against the New York Times http://bit.ly/2N9bRhf Guest essay by Eric Worrall Extinction Rebellion is incensed that New York Times isn’t providing enough coverage of the climate crisis. Arrests at protest over New York Times’ ‘unacceptable’ climate coverage Protesters block avenue between Port Authority and NYTExtinction Rebellion calls for better […]

24 Jun 19

2019 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #25 http://bit.ly/2N4ZiDA A chronological listing of news articles posted on the Skeptical Science Facebook Page during the past week, i.e., Sun, Jun 16 through Sat, June 22, 2019 Editor’s Pick A Degree of Concern: Why Global Temperatures Matter Credit: NASA-JPL/Caltech Part 1 of a Two-Part […]

24 Jun 19

Curiosity Detects Unusually High Methane Levels http://bit.ly/2LanOR3 From NASA June 23, 2019 This image was taken by the left Navcam on NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover on June 18, 2019, the 2,440th Martian day, or sol, of the mission. It shows part of “Teal Ridge,” which the rover has been studying within a region called the […]

24 Jun 19

The Setup is like 1315 http://bit.ly/2J722en Guest Commentary by David Archibald The area planted for corn and soybeans this season is well below historic averages. This was mostly due to waterlogged fields and flooding which precluded planting. The planting windows for corn and soybeans are now closed. The USDA crop progress reports provide weekly updates […]