Navigation Links
Waterways contribute to growth of potent greenhouse gas
Date:12/20/2010

ers and streams and ran their findings through a global river network model. They studied the production of nitrous oxide from the process of denitrification, in which bacteria convert nitrates to nitrogen gases.

"Even with more than 99 percent of denitrified nitrogen in streams and rivers being converted to the inert gas, dinitrogen, river networks still contribute to at least 10 percent of global anthropogenic nitrous oxide emissions," Hamilton said.

Reducing use of agricultural fertilizer and other sources of nitrogen are examples of how to decrease humanity's contribution to the growth of nitrous oxide produced in waterways, the study concluded.


'/>"/>

Contact: Layne Cameron
layne.cameron@ur.msu.edu
517-353-8819
Michigan State University
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. UH team analyzes Hurricane Ikes effects on waterways, fish contamination
2. Sources of pollution in waterways
3. Switchgrass lessens soil nitrate loss into waterways, ISU researcher says
4. New study focuses on nitrogen in waterways as cause of nitrous oxide in the atmosphere
5. Seabird ammonia emissions contribute to atmospheric acidity
6. Scientists identify gene that may contribute to improved rice yield
7. Scientists discover why a mothers high-fat diet contributes to obesity in her children
8. Deranged calcium signaling contributes to neurological disorder, UT Southwestern researchers find
9. USC researchers head global effort to study genetic risks that contribute to psychiatric diseases
10. TXOTX, coordinated international project to contribute to sustainability of the marine resources
11. New research shows high-quality protein in eggs contributes to power, strength and energy
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/24/2014)... recently introduced Clinical OMICs ... of OMICs technologies in clinical settings. These advanced ... transform medical care just as they revolutionized basic ... "GEN,s editors and reporters have written about the ... etc. for years," said John Sterling, editor-in-chief of ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... cheap way of making a high-powered lens that can ... Costing less than a cent, the lenses promise a ... remote areas. , The lens fabrication technique was invented ... (ANU) Research School of Engineering, who collaborated with Dr ... to find ways to transform the lentil-sized lens into ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have developed ... plaque that is at high risk of breaking off ... is the plaque that builds up in arteries as ... meaning that they are more likely to detach from ... , "Existing state-of-the-art technologies are capable of determining if ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Droplet lens 2New ultrasound device may add in detecting risk for heart attack, stroke 2
... 2009 Landfilled waste decomposes in the absence ... methane. Landfills are classified as the second-largest human-made ... gas contains numerous non-methane hydrocarbons that are either ... biochemical reactions during waste degradation. Microbial methane ...
... tissues need continuous irrigation and drainage. Blood vessels feeding ... via the lymphatic system. While much is known about ... true for lymph vessels. Now though, Norrmn et al. ... drainage construction in the mouse embryo. The ...
... the composition and structure of a needlelike protein complex ... develop new strategies to thwart infection. The research, conducted ... National Laboratory, will be published April 26, 2009, in ... Molecular Biology . The scientists were studying a ...
Cached Biology News:Landfill cover soil methane oxidation underestimated 2Details of bacterial 'injection' system revealed 2
(Date:1/15/2014)... This webinar will focus on EMA and ... in biosimilars. , Regulatory frameworks are evolving many countries ... the complex nature of biopharmaceuticals makes the demonstration of ... challenging. Based on the specific aspects of biosimilar drug ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 Two champions ... continued their sponsorship of an annual competition for middle ... and access to, innovative STEM study. The competition presents ... TEAMS: Tests of Engineering Aptitude, Mathematics, and Sciences ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 2013 was ... Scottsdale’s Brain State Technologies®. They saw continued independent research ... Center who were awarded a $1 million grant from ... in “Brain and Behavior” a peer reviewed journal, Amy ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Jan. 15, 2014 TaiGen Biotechnology Company, Limited ("TaiGen") ... with R-Pharm, a leading Russian pharmaceutical company, to develop ... Russian Federation , Turkey ... (CIS). Nemonoxacin is a novel antibiotic for the treatment of ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Xtalks Life Sciences Webinar Examines Safety Assessment of Biosimilars 2Technology Student Association Partners with Leaders in STEM Education Advocacy for Annual Competition 2Technology Student Association Partners with Leaders in STEM Education Advocacy for Annual Competition 3Technology Student Association Partners with Leaders in STEM Education Advocacy for Annual Competition 4Technology Student Association Partners with Leaders in STEM Education Advocacy for Annual Competition 5Dynamic Innovative Technology Showcased at Scottsdale Company’s Open House 2Dynamic Innovative Technology Showcased at Scottsdale Company’s Open House 3TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 2TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 3TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 4
... Real-Time Location System provider for healthcare, is pleased to ... Real-Time Location System . The new messaging better captures ... – , Industry-Leading Accuracy , ... Applications Easy Installation and Maintenance ...
... been mysteriously falling for at least five years in the ... (CCD) is still largely unknown. In a report ... , researchers report that a widely used in-hive medication may ... and that this interaction may be at least partially responsible ...
... and SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 2, 2011 Advanced BioMedical ... internal fixation devices, is pleased to announce the formation ... comprised of three distinguished physicians and scientists. The combined ... critical scientific and strategic input as the Company continues ...
Cached Biology Technology:CenTrak, a Leading Real-Time Location System Provider, Unveils New Branding 2Advanced BioMedical Technologies Inc. Announces Formation of Scientific Advisory Board 2Advanced BioMedical Technologies Inc. Announces Formation of Scientific Advisory Board 3Advanced BioMedical Technologies Inc. Announces Formation of Scientific Advisory Board 4Advanced BioMedical Technologies Inc. Announces Formation of Scientific Advisory Board 5Advanced BioMedical Technologies Inc. Announces Formation of Scientific Advisory Board 6Advanced BioMedical Technologies Inc. Announces Formation of Scientific Advisory Board 7
... antibiotic-based selection system for recombinant identification. Recombinant ... the need for costly color screening. This ... 100% accuracy in recombinant selection. pLivSelect is ... picking. This cloning kit can be used ...
Mouse monoclonal antibody raised against a partial recombinant PRG4. NCBI Entrez Gene ID = PRG4...
Mouse monoclonal antibody raised against a partial recombinant SCARB2. NCBI Entrez Gene ID = SCARB2...
...
Biology Products: