Report: Whales Are “Nature’s Solution to Climate Change”

Good News Notes:

“If we want to halt or even reverse global warming, we need to find a way to get carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere — and increasing the number of whales on Earth might be our best option.”

“A single whale absorbs an average of 33 tons of carbon dioxide over the course of its lifetime, trapping that carbon far away from Earth’s atmosphere when it dies and sinks to the bottom of the ocean.”

“But according to the authors of the IMF report, the carbon-sucking potential of whales far outweighs that of trees. “

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