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Blue Carbon Research from Scripps

Check out this new story from Scripps Institution of Oceanography on collecting sediment core samples from wetlands and mangrove ecosystems, to learn more about carbon storage. The ReWild area of Mission Bay is part of the cutting edge research needed to understand and foster carbon sequestration. Tidal wetlands are one of the most efficient habitats […]

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We Must Protect and Bring Back California’s Coastal ‘Blue Carbon’ Areas

California is famous for beaches and craggy shorelines that draw visitors from around the world and fuel local economies. The coastal wetlands, seagrass meadows and kelp forests that also dot our coastline are perhaps less famous but are equally vital to our state. These aquatic gardens provide food and shelter for fish and birds, improve water […]