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Study Points To U.S. As Generator Of Greenhouse Gases

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March 17, 2000
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Oregon State University
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New research has found that the massive amounts of atmospheric carbon dioxide generated by fossil fuel use in the United States are not completely "offset" by the storage of carbon in growing forests and other vegetation of North America, as some earlier studies had suggested.

CORVALLIS, Ore. - New research has found that the massive amounts of atmospheric carbon dioxide generated by fossil fuel use in the United States are not completely "offset" by the storage of carbon in growing forests and other vegetation of North America, as some earlier studies had suggested.


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