News and Opportunities

(Unless otherwise noted, all news pieces were written by Gyami Shrestha.)

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July, 2021

We have been working on supporting and advancing coordination in federal and interagency carbon dioxide removal (CDR) research across terrestrial, oceanic, atmospheric and societal dimensions.

See list of I-CDR-C members and I-CDR-C updates here.

I-CDR-C timeline

We are organizing a special session at the upcoming Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America. Meet us there!

ESA banner

April, 2021

The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) has just published the "Integrated Ocean Carbon Research: A Summary of Ocean Carbon Knowledge and a Vision for Coordinated Ocean Carbon Research and Observations for the Next Decade", a report which sets out to accomplish the vital task of indicating the current gaps and future directions for the integrated ocean carbon cycle research.

Front cover of the IOC-R brochure

March, 2021

The North American Carbon Program (NACP) Science Implementation Plan (NSIP) Draft is now available for public input. The NACP Science Implementation Plan aims to chart a course for the next decade and beyond, guiding the work of the NACP as a whole by updating our strategy and laying plans to translate it into practice. Getting broad input from the NACP community is key to the NSIP's development and impact.

February, 2021

January, 2021

Thanks to the hundreds of live participants who joined us during our sessions and town halls at the December 2020 American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting. A summary of these events and links to recordings are provided below.