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Curtailing tropical deforestation vital to U.S. interests

Date : 8th October 2009, Source : Mongabay



Curtailing tropical deforestation is vital to U.S. national interests as a cost-effective means to slow climate change, argues a new report issued by the bipartisan Commission on Climate and Tropical Forests. Deforestation accounts for roughly one-sixth of global carbon dioxide emissions, more than the entire transportation sector.

http://news.mongabay.com/2009/1008-forests.html





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