Deforestation

Facts:
  • Approximately 25% of greenhouse gases are released by deforestation.
     
  • Much deforestation is because of land clearing for farming.
     
  • The U.S. has 30% of the world's cars.  They account for 45% of global automotive CO2 emissions.

 

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