CO2 Emissions - What Do We Know Anyway?

Did you know that trees, plants and animals (collectively known as the biosphere) generate ten times as much carbon dioxide as do humans. However, all the carbon dioxide is used by plants during photosynthesis to create biomass. In an ideal world this means no net change to the atmosphere. There is of course a seasonal [...]

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Why Does Deforestation Happen?

Every day about 350 km² of forest is cleared to satisfy human demand. Over the period of a year this amounts to an area roughly the size of Greece. Even though trees are being re-planted at approximately 150 km² a day there is still a huge deficit to be concerned about.
Forests are in fact a [...]

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