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Contact: Sherri Richardson Dodge
srichardsondodge@fs.fed.us
503-808-2137
USDA Forest Service - Pacific Northwest Research Station

Forests Conversion

Caption: Converting forests to other uses, whether agriculture or housing, leads to carbon emissions and immediate loss of further carbon sequestration.

Credit: D. Brown

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