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The development objective is to improve the living conditions for small-scale farmers and at the same time increase the carbon sequestered in the farming landscape.
To Gollany, these results indicated that the original total soil carbon data varied because it contained accrued--that is, accumulated--plant carbon and not sequestered carbon.
Oregon counties also were allocated about $100 million this year, but the payments were then sequestered.
com/us/2013/06/13/attorneys-just-short-moving-to-next-round-in-george-zimmerman-trial-jury/) be sequestered for two to four weeks , Nelson estimated.
An alluring idea," they write, would be to sell the carbon indirectly sequestered by the sea otter protected kelp forest "as a way to pay for their reintroduction and management or to compensate losses to shell fisheries from sea otter predation.
According to Strand, thirty percent of the world's crop residue represents 600 megatons of carbon that, if sequestered in the deep ocean with 92 percent efficiency, would mean the amount of CO2 in the atmosphere would be reduced from 4,000 megatons of carbon to 3,400 megatons annually.
In a nutshell: Sequestered widows are treated terribly in 1930s India, among them an 8-year-old child bride.
AN INFLUENTIAL energy research group has called for carbon dioxide sequestered from coal and gas power plants to help boost oil well extraction to guarantee investment in carbon capture technology.
Some of that gas comes from the oxidation of organic material in soil or from the decomposition of woody debris, which may have sequestered the carbon for decades or centuries.
The court held that the prison practice of performing visual body cavity searches when dangerous, sequestered prisoners left a recreation area, was rationally related to the legitimate penological objective of staff safety and did not violate the prisoners' Fourth Amendment rights.
When an artifact(s) has been identified for scanning and considered appropriate for postscanning sequestered retention by the curator, it should be examined by a conservator prior to any further digitization work going forward.
At some point the husband, who later told police that he could hear his wife screaming and yelling, was able to grab a shotgun sequestered nearby and fire a single blast that struck the rifle-wielding miscreant in the throat.