Posted by: Sandy Steinman | December 16, 2021

The Win-Wins of Climate and Biodiversity Solutions 

The Revelator reports

The climate is changing, and species are going extinct faster than any time since civilization began. The two crises are not independent. That’s good news — it means there are solutions that benefit both biodiversity and climate.

Nature is already our best defense against runaway increases of greenhouse gas emissions. Earth’s lands and waters currently absorb about 40% of the carbon dioxide human activity and natural processes release into the atmosphere. That can’t continue, though, without our oceans acidifying and plants reaching the limit of what they can absorb.

Read more at  The Win-Wins of Climate and Biodiversity Solutions • The Revelator


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