Could blue carbon be the climate solution we've been looking for all along? Blue Carbon refers to the carbon that is sequestered in coastal an Much like terrestrial forests sequester CO2, so do coastal plants such as mangroves, seagrass, and alga, as well as marine life. More focus on blue carbon as a climate solution is needed especially as the world is losing coastal ecosystems at a 400% rate faster than rainforests. These vital ecosystems need to be protected as we think through and act on climate solutions.
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While the current news cycle filled with is nothing but endless COVID articles, it may seem hard to think about anything else, yet the dangers the ocean faces in terms of warming, acidification, overfishing, plastic and more haven’t gone away. That’s why it’s more important than ever to shine a light on those innovations that have the power to create positive ocean impact.
Scientists have long touted the ecological benefits to flourishing oyster communities in our oceans. Oysters naturally filter and detoxify oceans as they live, but a…
What began as a personal quest to ensure that her children were safe from the chemicals, has become a shop where people can reduce chemicals' impact on them and their impact on the earth.