Environmentalists Call On Biden To Fight Climate Change By Protecting Old-Growth Trees

A coalition of more than 70 environmental groups launched a joint campaign on Tuesday calling on President Biden to protect old-growth trees on federal lands from logging as a means of fighting climate change. Trees absorb carbon dioxide, the most common greenhouse gas that causes global warming, and older trees store more carbon than new ones because they are larger.

By Ben Adler. YahooNews. February 17, 2022.

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