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Advisers warn Britain must change how land is used to meet climate goal

Advisers warn Britain must change how land is used to meet climate goal

Climate advisers to the United Kingdom’s Conservative government have warned Britons should plant many more trees, eat less meat, cut food waste and restore peatlands if the country is to meet its climate target of reaching net zero emissions by 2050. Britain last year became the first member of the …

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Burkina Faso Study Shows Link Between Land Degradation and Migration

farmer in burkina faso

Burkina Faso Study Shows Link Between Land Degradation and Migration by Elisabeth Ilboudo-Nébié |January 22, 2020 Bam, a province Burkina Faso, was once a migration source due to land degradation. This is changing thanks to soil and water conservation projects. Photo: Flickr/Ollivier Girard/CIFOR In the Sahel of West Africa — …

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