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NASA satellites help calculate Forests’ Impacts on Global Carbon Budget

A team of international researchers, including NASA scientists, has created a new method to assess the impact of changes in forests over the past two decades on atmospheric carbon concentrations. They used ground, air, and satellite data for the assessment. In addition to better understanding the overall role of forests in the global carbon cycle,…

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Virtual event accompanying the adoption of the new EU Climate Adaptation Strategy

The European Commission adopted its new EU strategy on adaptation to climate change on February 24, 2021. The Strategy has four principle objectives: to make adaptation smarter, swifter and more systemic, and to step up international action on adaptation to climate change. On behalf of the European Commission, DG CLIMA, the Foundation Euro-Mediterranean Centre on…