Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Tropics losing forest at the rate of 40 football pitches per minute

In total, the tropics experienced 15.8 million hectares (39.0 million acres) of tree cover loss in 2017, an area the size of Bangladesh. That’s the equivalent of losing 40 football fields of trees every minute for an entire year.
Techonfix advocates want to build energy wasting carbon-capture plants while we are at the same time busy killing nature's plants.