The biospheric carbon sink could provide at least 106% of the greenhouse emissions reductions required to avoid catastrophic warming.
Read this week’s BioIntegrity brief: “The Simple Math.”
“The biosphere” is the composition of Earth’s life and living ecosystems. “The biosphere” is our life-support system. Recent research reveals protecting and regrowing Earth’s life and living ecosystems has more than enough capacity to stop and reverse climate change this decade.
Read a blog showing the math here.
Read a brief summarizing what this means for the climate here.
I’ve made two miscalculations in the original postings of this piece. They are now being corrected here and in the links. Please contact me anytime with questions. Thanks.