China and India make planet leafier

China and India make planet leafier

12th February 20190Byadmin

China and India, two of the world’s biggest polluters, are making it leafier – for now, a report says.

The greening effect stems mainly from ambitious tree-planting in China and intensive farming in both countries.

There are now more than 2 million sq miles of extra leaf area per year, compared with the early 2000s – a 5% increase.

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