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Topsoil and the Carbon Cycle: Soil Carbon Farming Test Plots in California Set to Expand

Scientists and researchers from the U.S. Geological Survey and University of California at Davis are expanding a pilot project to test a version of “carbon farming” in parts of the San Joaquin Delta of California. Instead of growing crops the project aims to produce soil, specifically the peatland found here when the delta was mostly marsh and wetland. When the peat returns so does …

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