Sunday, September 19, 2021
Home Climate411 More trees do not always create a cooler planet, Clark University geographer...

More trees do not always create a cooler planet, Clark University geographer finds

-

It is well established that forests soak up carbon dioxide from the air and store it in wood and soils, slowing the accumulation of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere; however, that is not their only effect on climate. Forests also tend to be darker than other surfaces, said Professor Williams, causing them to absorb more sunlight and retain heat, a process known as “the albedo effect.”

- Advertisment -

Related Articles

Canada Election: Climate Skeptics Could Win The Balance Of Power

This Monday's election in Canada will be unusually exciting. With both major parties neck and neck, the People's Party of Canada, a pro-freedom right...

Question the Dogma

There is another point of view which needs to be heard.

Climate Activist Fury at BBC Suggestion they Target China

According to BBC's Roger Harrabin, "... Greenpeace and WWF have offices in Beijing and if they rattle China too hard, they could be swiftly...