U.S. agriculture and forestry greenhouse gas inventory

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U.S. Dept. of Agriculure, Office of the Chief Economist, Global Change Program Office , [Washington, D.C.]
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Other titlesUnited States agriculture and forestry greenhouse gas inventory, US agriculture and forestry greenhouse gas inventory
GenreStatistics
SeriesTechnical bulletin -- 1907, Technical bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 1907
ContributionsGlobal Change Research Program (United States. Agricultural Research Service)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15465275M

The U.S. Agriculture and Forestry Greenhouse Gas Inventory: was developed to include emission estimates for years not included in the U.S. Agriculture and Forestry Greenhouse Gas Inventories: (USDA ) and (USDA ) and to revise estimates for previous years based on improved methodologies.

Inagricultural greenhouse gas sources accounted for about 9% of total U.S. greenhouse gas emissions.

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The U.S. Agriculture and Forestry Greenhouse Gas Inventory: was developed to provide a comprehensive assessment of the contribution of U.S.

agriculture and forestry to greenhouse gas emissions and carbon sequestration. Title. U.S. agriculture and forestry greenhouse gas inventory: Title Variants: Alternative: United States agriculture and forestry greenhouse gas inventory Alternative: US agriculture and forestry greenhouse gas inventory Related Titles.

Series: Technical bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture). The report 'U.S. Agriculture and Forestry Greenhouse Gas Inventory: ' serves to estimate U.S. GHG emissions for the agricultural sector, to quantify uncertainty in emission estimates, and to estimate the potential of agriculture to mitigate U.S.

GHG emissions. Inventory of U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Sinks: – Table and Table present emission estimates for the Agriculture sector. Between andCO 2 and CH 4 emissions from agricultural activities increased by percent and percent, respectively, while N 2 O. Inventory of U.S.

Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Sinks: – burning of agricultural residues were also small sources of N 2 O emissions. Urea fertilization and liming each accounted for percent of total CO 2 emissions from anthropogenic activities.

Table and Table present emission estimates for the Agriculture sector. U.S. Agriculture and Forestry Greenhouse Gas Inventory: Technical bulletin United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin Get this from a library.

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Between andCH 4 emissions from agricultural activities increased by percent, while N 2 O emissions fluctuated from year to year, but overall increased by Size: 1MB. Project Methods Production of a U.S. Agriculture and Forestry Greenhouse Gas Inventory each year requires the incorporation of new methodologies by which the inventory is conducted.

Part of these new techniques will include the latest development in computer simulation models. Incorporation of these techniques into the inventory system will require programming personnel and computer systems. This report describes the FASOM-GHG model (Forestry and Agriculture Sector Optimization Model with Greenhouse Gases), the GHG mitigation scenarios for U.S.

forestry and agriculture run through the FASOM-GHG model, and the results and insights that are generated.

GHG mitigation potential varies significantly by region, over time and by price incentive. Goals / Objectives To assist ARS in producing the U.S.

Agriculture and Forestry Greenhouse Gas Inventory and assess the impacts of different crop management practices at the national scale. These efforts will facilitate collaborative efforts between ARS and CSU to continue simulation model development, testing, and refinement of input data to predict the impacts of changing climate and.

Mitigation Opportunities for Life-Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions during Feedstock Production across Heterogeneous Landscapes.In M. Liebig, A. Franzluebbers, and R. Follett (ed.), Managing Agricultural Greenhouse Gases: coordinated agricultural research through GRACEnet to address our changing climate, Academic Press.

The Community Wide Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory and Government Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory were used as baseline inventories.

The community wide inventory was submitted in December to the Compact of Mayors, the second step within a four step process for a city to become compliant. The Compact, which recently.

Suggested Citation:"Appendix D: U.S. Greenhouse Gas Inventory Development."National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Improving Characterization of Anthropogenic Methane Emissions in the United States.

The newly updated FAOSTAT emission database provides country-level estimates of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions based on FAOSTAT activity data and using Tier 1 computations for the Agriculture, Forestry, and Other Land Use sectors.

The database contains updated historical estimates for through as well as projections to and N2O can be generated from forest fertilizer applications. However, relatively few forested acres receive fertilizer applications in a given year, so 1 N2O emissions associated with fertilization of forest soils are estimated to be Tg CO2 Eq.

in the Inventory of U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Sinks: (EPA ). Global warming and climate change. The three main GHGs are CO 2, methane (CH 4), and nitrous oxide (N 2 O) (Steinfeld et al. ).Although most attention has focused on CO 2, methane and N 2 O—both extremely potent GHGs—have greater global warming potentials (GWPs) than does CO assigning CO 2 a value of 1 GWP, the warming potentials of these other gases can be Cited by: Greenhouse Gas Inventory.

for the. National Forests in the Greater Yellowstone Area. Julie Tucker, Dan Golub, and Anna Jones-Crabtree. USDA Forest Service. April The U.S.

Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on Greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) are one component of our total. Agriculture and Land Use National Greenhouse Gas Inventory (ALU) Software The ALU Software is a downloadable tool that guides users through the process of estimating national greenhouse gas emissions and removals related to agricultural and forestry activities.

Tech. Bull. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Chief Economist: Abstract. This chapter provides guidance for reporting greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions associated with entity-level fluxes from the forestry by: 2.

U.S. agriculture and forestry greenhouse gas inventory: USDA agriculture and forestry greenhouse gas inventory: | United States agriculture and forestry greenhouse gas inventory: Caption title. "June " Also available on the Internet. Date:   A greenhouse gas and carbon accounting profile was developed for the U.S.

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forest products industry value chain for and − by examining net atmospheric fluxes of CO 2 and other greenhouse gases (GHGs) using a variety of methods and data sources.

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The inventory focuses on carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, carbon monoxide, nitrogen oxides, and non-methane volatile organic compounds from energy, industry, agriculture, and forestry. For the base yearThailand emitted a total of Tg CO 2 and Mg CH by: 3.

General. While the Bush administration opted against Kyoto-type policies to reduce emissions, the Obama administration and various state, local, and regional governments attempted to adopt some Kyoto Protocol goals on a local basis.

For example, the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), founded inis a state-level emissions capping and trading program by nine northeastern U.S. states. @article{osti_, title = {Inventory of U.S.

Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Sinks}, author = {Hockstad, L. and Hanel, L.}, abstractNote = {Central to any study of climate change is the development of an emissions inventory that identifies and quantifies a country's primary anthropogenic sources and sinks of greenhouse gases.

This inventory adheres to both 1.) a comprehensive and detailed. Greenhouse Gas Emissions Monitoring. The Office of Environmental Policy & Sustainability, in partnership with the Sustainable Tacoma Commission, monitors greenhouse gas reductions and sustainability efforts made by the City of Tacoma and the community.

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Update Report Greenhouse Gas Inventory Presentation Figure Agriculture Chapter Greenhouse Gas Emission Sources Inthe Agriculture sector was responsible for emissions of teragrams of CO2 equivalents (Tg CO2 Eq.), or percent of total U.S.

greenhouse gas emissions. Methane (CH4) and nitrous oxide (N2O) were the primary greenhouse gases emitted by agricultural activities. The preliminary inventory results reported here represent significant progress towards meeting country commitments under the Framework Convention, and provide useful information for refining international greenhouse gas emission databases and improving inventory methodologies.

As the first book to compile national greenhouse gas emission. Quantifying the uncertainty of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and reductions from agriculture and forestry practices is an important aspect of decision ]making for farmers, ranchers and forest landowners as the uncertainty range for each GHG estimate communicates our level of confidence that the estimate reflects the actual balance of GHG Author: Jay Breidt, Stephen M.

Ogle, Wendy Powers, Coeli. Hoover.According to Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) inventory animal agriculture is responsible for approximately billion tons of CO 2 equivalent (CO 2-eq) representing about %.

A greenhouse gas and carbon accounting profile was developed for the U.S. forest products industry value chain for and − by examining net atmospheric fluxes of CO 2 and other greenhouse gases (GHGs) using a variety of methods and data sources. Major GHG emission sources include direct and indirect (from purchased electricity generation) emissions from .