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Carbon sequestration in the forests of East Texas
Increasing levels of atmospheric CO2 threaten to change the earth's climate and diversity in numerous adverse ways. This thesis explores aspects of two potential types of terrestrial sinks in East Texas, plantation rotation ...
Intervarietal differences of methane emission related to plant parameters in irrigated rice cultivation
Field and laboratory experiments were conducted with the following ten cultivars of rice: Lebonnet, Lemont, Dawn, Katy, Della, IR36, Mars, Brazos, Labelle and Jasmine. For each variety, components of biomass, root porosity ...
Methane emission from irrigated rice cultivation: Quantities, models and practice
Three experiments focused on the contribution of rice productivity to methane emission were conducted in Texas flooded rice paddy soils during 1994-95 growing seasons. Measurements of methane emission from different rice ...