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Amazon rainforests officially produce more greenhouse gases than they absorb – News


Forests absorb large amounts carbon dioxide (CO2) From the Earth’s atmosphere, make them an important part of mitigation Climate change.. But new research has found that humans have already made the world’s largest rainforest useless in the fight against greenhouse gases, and perhaps even harmful.

According to a survey, it was published in the journal on July 14th. NatureThe Amazon rainforest currently emits over 1.1 billion tonnes (1 billion metric tonnes) of CO2 and greenhouse gases annually. This means that forests officially release more carbon into the atmosphere than they remove.

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