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Global Forests Absorb One-Third of Carbon Emissions Annually

This Science Feature can be found at: http://www.usgs.gov/blogs/features/usgs_top_story/global-forests-absorb-one-third-of-carbon-emissions-annually/
Forest Landscape

Forest Landscape

Forests play a significant role in removing carbon from the atmosphere by absorbing one-third of carbon emissions annually. This is according to a new U.S. Forest Service study conducted in collaboration with USGS scientists.
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