ENVIRONMENTAL NEWS

  • Availability of nitrogen to plants is declining as climate warms October 22, 2018
    Researchers have found that global changes, including warming temperatures and increased levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, are causing a decrease in the availability of a key nutrient for terrestrial plants. This could affect the ability of forests to absorb carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and reduce the amount of nutrients available for the cre […]




  • VA DEQ GHG plans, carbon trading regulation October 22, 2018
    The State Air Pollution Control Board will meet on October 29, 2018, to consider the proposed carbon trading regulation (Revision C17); visit the Town Hall web page at http://townhall.virginia.gov/l/ViewMeeting.cfm?MeetingID=28304 for a draft agenda, the proposal, and other information.