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Climate change and resource conflict
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
 
News Story
7 March 2017
Trees are giant air conditioners with no power bills

Anyone who has walked outside on a sunny day knows that forests and trees matter for temperature, humidity and wind speed. Planting trees speaks to concerns about climate change -- but the directly important aspects of the tree-climate relationships have so far been overlooked in climate policy where it relates to forest. That, at least, is the conclusion of a new review.

Climate change and resource conflict
Landscape management
 
Video
30 August 2013
Emissions from land use change and soil carbon changes in carbon footprints of animal products:Video

Global farmers face an enormous challenge to satisfy a rapidly growing demand for food, feed, fibres and fuels. At the same time the environmental sustainability of production methods is being...