[permaculture] trees and CO2
genest at pivot.net
Thu Oct 20 22:34:13 EDT 2005
Yeah and the speaker I said also said something to the effect that
trees are only responsible for a tiny percentage of oxygen production
which contradicts everything I thought I understood too. "the myth f
the ecologists is that the rainforest is the planet's lungs". What's
going on here ? Surely a case of reductionist analysis but what
confusion it sows !
On Oct 20, 2005, at 6:15 PM, Rain Tenaqiya wrote:
> I just recently read the summary of a NASA study that said
> rainforest deforestation causes little of the rise in global CO2
> levels. This totally contradicts everything I've heard before. I
> don't know of a good source of information on this topic.
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