May 3, 2014

The Peatland Ecosystem

CHARLES HARVEY→ The peat forest is a really interesting ecosystem and it's in part interesting because it's really simple, compared to other ecosystems at least in […]
May 4, 2014

Producing CO2

WHEN PEATLANDS ARE DRAINED, typically for agriculture or for development, then all of the organic matter that had been preserved underwater for thousands of years starts […]
March 23, 2018

Cloning a Super-Palm

GENETIC ENGINEERING IS USED TODAY to maximize the productivity and profitability of palm oil crops. Genetically engineered palms are already part of the farming and production […]
March 23, 2018

Aerosol Particles and Health Issues

PEAT FIRES CAN BURN FOR MONTHS and they produce haze and the small particles that we find in haze. Many of these particles are small enough […]