Menu

Ecosystems Research and Management Center

Loading
http://ecosystems-research-and-management-center.org/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/ermc.Pan-01.Pan-01-Glaciers-01gk-is-189.jpglink
http://ecosystems-research-and-management-center.org/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/ermc.Pan-01.Pan-01-Arctic-Ozone-Loss-01gk-is-189.jpglink
http://ecosystems-research-and-management-center.org/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/ermc.Pan-01.Pan-01-TEEB-01gk-is-189.jpglink
http://ecosystems-research-and-management-center.org/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/ermc.Pan-01.Pan-01-Nutrients-Plant-Productivity-01gk-is-189.jpglink
http://ecosystems-research-and-management-center.org/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/ermc.Pan-01.Pan-01-Reconnecting-with-farmers-01gk-is-189.jpglink
http://ecosystems-research-and-management-center.org/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/ermc.Pan-01.Pan-01-Total-Water-20130706gk-is-189.jpglink
http://ecosystems-research-and-management-center.org/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/ermc.Pan-01.Pan-01-Freshwater-20130706gk-is-189.jpglink
http://ecosystems-research-and-management-center.org/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/ermc.Pan-01.Pan-01-Melting-Claciers-01gk-is-189.jpglink
http://ecosystems-research-and-management-center.org/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/ermc.Pan-01.Pan-01-Global-Deforestationgk-is-189.jpglink
http://ecosystems-research-and-management-center.org/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/ermc.Pan-01.Pan-01-Ozone-Levelsgk-is-189.jpglink
http://ecosystems-research-and-management-center.org/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/ermc.Pan-01.Pan-01-WaterSense-Irrigation-Controllers-01gk-is-189.jpglink
http://ecosystems-research-and-management-center.org/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/ermc.EPA.WaterSense.WaterSense_Water-Saved-01gk-is-189.jpglink
http://ecosystems-research-and-management-center.org/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/ermc.Pan-01.Pan-01-US-NatGas-Prod-1990-2040gk-is-189.jpglink
  • 1
  • 2
Prev Next
So we’ve reached 400 ppm CO2  Now what happens?

So we’ve reached 400 ppm CO2 Now what happens?

So we’ve reached 400 ppm.… Now what happens? In May 2013, for the first time since accurate measurements of atmospheric carbon dioxide amounts began in 1958, a daily value of 400 parts per million (ppm) was observed at Mauna Loa in Hawaii, the site ...

Charlie Price - Aquaponics - Getting More out of Less

Charlie Price - Aquaponics - Getting More out of Less

Charlie Price from the social enterprise Aquaponics UK, explores the role aquaponics can play in the future of our collective food supply. He provides an insight into both the applications for aquaponics but more specifically a new approach to urb...

  1. Spotlight
  2. World
  3. Climate Change
NASA Maps How Nutrients Affect Plant Productivity

NASA Maps How Nutrie…

Global map depicting the percentage that vegetatio...

Liquid Metal Battery -  Donald Sadoway and David Bradwell

Liquid Metal Battery…

Liquid Metal Battery Dr Donald Sadoway This is ...

Charlie Price - Aquaponics - Getting More out of Less

Charlie Price - Aqua…

Charlie Price from the social enterprise Aquapon...

Portable mass spectrometer detects contaminants on food

Portable mass spectr…

A miniature mass spectrometer invented by Purdue s...

How dependent are we on foreign oil?

How dependent are we…

The United States relied on net imports (imports m...

Greenhouse gases total emissions by the United States

Greenhouse gases tot…

What are greenhouse gases and how much are emitted...

How much of our electricity is generated from renewable energy?

How much of our elec…

U.S. power plants used renewable energy sources — ...

What is shale gas and why is it important?

What is shale gas an…

Natural gas is cleaner-burning than coal or oil. T...

Century-Old Science Helps Confirm Global Warming

Century-Old Science …

Drawing of the HMS Challenger survey vessel prepar...

NASA Helps Pinpoint Glaciers' Role in Sea Level Rise

NASA Helps Pinpoint …

The Aletschglacier in Switzerland is the largest v...

NASA Study Sheds Light on Ozone Hole Chemistry

NASA Study Sheds Lig…

Map of chlorine monoxide, the primary agent of ozo...

Unprecedented Arctic Ozone Loss in 2011

Unprecedented Arctic…

The Microwave Limb Sounder (MLS) instrument on N...

News & Information

DENR to provide P55-M to fund coffee,bamboo plantations in military camps

Kalikasan

DENR to provide P55-M to fund coffee,bamboo plantations in military camps

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) will provide P55 million to the Department of National Defense (DND) to finance the establishment of coffee and bamboo plantations covering some 4,000 hectares of land inside two military camps. http://www.flickr.com/photos/kamoteus/242022...

Philippines acts to avoid water crisis

Kalikasan

Philippines acts to avoid water crisis

MANILA, Philippines (Xinhua) - The government is working on measures to prevent any water crisis in the country, a senior government official said today. In a press briefing, deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said that water czar, Public Works and Highways Secretary Rogelio Singson, ha...

Is a Sleeping Climate Giant Stirring in the Arctic?

Global Warming

Is a Sleeping Climate Giant Stirring in the Arctic?

[Caption:] Permafrost zones occupy nearly a quarter of the exposed land area of the Northern Hemisphere. NASA's Carbon in Arctic Reservoirs Vulnerability Experiment is probing deep into the frozen lands above the Arctic Circle in Alaska to measure emissions of the greenhouse gases carbon dioxide and...

NASA Satellite Survey Reveals Dramatic Arctic Sea Ice Thinning

Global Warming

NASA Satellite Survey Reveals Dramatic Arctic Sea Ice Thinning

ICESat measurements of the distribution of winter sea ice thickness over the Arctic Ocean in 2004 and 2008. Click link for measurements between 2004 and 2008, along with the corresponding trends in overall, multi-year and first-year winter ice thickness. Credit: Ron Kwok, NASA/JPL. › Full image and ...

Paje urges public to help reduce food waste

Pilipinas

Paje urges public to help reduce food waste

Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Ramon J. P. Paje is calling on Filipinos to help cut down food waste and its corresponding ecological impact by developing habits that reduce the amount of food that goes to waste.  Wasted Food by Gregoire Venuze

ERMC

Smart Irrigation Controllers

Smart Irrigation Controllers

WaterSense Products

Residential outdoor water use in the United States accounts for more than 9 billion gallons of water each day, mainly for landscape irrigation. Experts estimate that as much as 50 percent of this water is wasted due to overwatering caused by ineffici...

Charlie Price - Aquaponics - Getting More out of Less

Charlie Price - Aquaponics - Getting More out of Less

Innovations

Charlie Price from the social enterprise Aquaponics UK, explores the role aquaponics can play in the future of our collective food supply. He provides an insight into both the applications for aquaponics but more specifically a new approach to urb...

Water–Efficient Showerheads

Water–Efficient Showerheads

WaterSense Products

Showering is one of the leading ways we use water in the home, accounting for nearly 17 percent of residential indoor water use – for the average family, that adds up to nearly 40 gallons per day. That’s nearly 1.2 trillion gallons of water used in...

Portable mass spectrometer detects contaminants on food

Portable mass spectrometer detects contaminants on food

Features

A miniature mass spectrometer invented by Purdue scientists can almost immediately detect contaminants in the field including E. coli, pesticides and other chemicals. Using the mobile device is faster than sending specimens to labs for testing. Purd...