Ooops, grasslands can be carbon emitters too
Climate Change Grasslands greenhouse gas emissions

Ooops, grasslands can be carbon emitters too

Prof Dr Ilan Kelman
Prof Dr Ilan Kelman

In 10 seconds? A 2021 paper debunks a commonly held misconception: that grasslands always act as ‘carbon sinks’, capturing CO2. It turns out they can emit greenhouse gases – depending on what they are used for.

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