G

G-8 countries 170, 238c Gaffin, Stuart 132, 134-136 geologic sequestration 49-53, 212-219, 216

Geoscience Australia 51 Germany 178 glacial flow 183

glacial melt/retreat 4, 123, 124, 173, 174, 179

glacial surge 182-183 Glacier National Park 123 global dimming 27-29, 28 global warming agriculture and 61-86, 84

around the world 171-203

and boreal forest 97

early focus on 235c effect on atmospheric CO2 54

effect on developing world 74

effect on forests 105-109, 107

effect on oceanic CO2 33-34

effect on sequestration 41

effect on wildlife 110-112, 141-144,

144, 146-152, 147, 151 forests' role in 87-94 Fourier's theories 234c general effects of 18, 204-208 global dimming and 29 land use change and 121-122 media attention for 236c simple mitigation actions 148-149 Vulcan system and 59 global warming potential (GWP) 21-25 Global Warming Wildlife Survival Act

golden toads 157

Gore, Al 238c, 239c

Goulden, Mike 36, 37

Grand Teton National Park 125

grazable land 63-64

Great Basin 151

Great Plains 82, 195-196

"green carbon" technology 56-57

greenhouse effect 1-29, 8, 234c-236c

Greenland 236c, 237c

Greenland ice sheet 131

green-roof system 136

Group of 8 (G-8) 170, 238c growing seasons, length of 62, 194

Gurney, Kevin 58, 59

GWP (global warming potential) 21-25

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