The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine
Office of Congressional and government Affairs
At A Glance
 
 
Briefing
: Improving Characterization of Anthropogenic Methane Emissions in the United States
Dates:
Mon, Mar 26, 2018   2325 Rayburn House Office Bldg. – 3:00 p.m.
Mon, Mar 26, 2018   512 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg. – 4:00 p.m.

 

THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES OF SCIENCES, ENGINEERING, AND MEDICINE
Division on Earth and Life Studies
Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate
Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources
Board on Earth Studies and Resources
Board on Energy and Environmental Systems
Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology
Committee on Anthropogenic Methane Emissions in the United States:
Improving Measurement, Monitoring, Presentation of Results, and Development of Inventories
 
 
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Congressional Briefings
 
on
 
Improving Characterization of Anthropogenic Methane Emissions
in the United States
 
This new report, from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, summarizes the current state of understanding of methane emissions sources and the measurement approaches and evaluates opportunities for methodological and inventory development improvements. This report will inform future research agendas of various U.S. agencies, including NOAA, the EPA, the DOE, NASA, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), and the National Science Foundation (NSF).
 
These briefings were for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on March 27, 2018 and can be found, in its entirety, on the Web site of the National Academies Press.