The grassland carbon bubble is expanding


The carbon bubble has exploded in the past decade and now accounts for a third of all the carbon emitted from land-based sources, according to new research published in the journal Global Change Biology.The researchers say the increase in the carbon content of the atmosphere, coupled with the increasing carbon dioxide emissions from land, has […]

Which is the most important species for a tropical grassland?


On a tropical island, the main plant species are grasses, which have the highest nutrient value.This means they provide the most nutrients for a given amount of land.But when you’re growing your own grasses on a small island, there are a lot of other plants to consider.A lot of tropical grasslands have more nutrients than […]