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Renaturing peatlands could prevent 40% of CO2 emissions

Climate scientists have sounded a new alarm involving wetland ecosystems. Although they make up little of Earth's surface area, bogs and peatlands store a huge amount of carbon. When they're drained, they eventually release it into the atmosphere.

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