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Keeping Carbon Stored: the Coffee Connection, Unlawful Deforestation, More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon Deforestation in Indonesia. Credit Rhett Butler at Mongabay.com OO Indonesia: Half Of Deforestation Occurs Outside Legal Areas – good conservation need good government enforcement to stop the ongoing … Continue reading

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Damaged Peatlands Big Source of Climate Changing CO2

Scientists have warned that damaged UK peatlands – areas formed over thousands of years from dead and decaying plants in waterlogged conditions – are a significant source of carbon dioxide, reports Andrew Bolger at the Financial Times of London. Peatlands … Continue reading

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