15 Aug '17, 11pm

'Trump Forest' plants trees to offset the president's climate ignorance

Taylor told the BBC of Trump, “Only a small percentage of the world voted him in, but we all have to deal with the consequences of his climate ignorance.” The organizers told the BBC they would need to plant a forest as big as Kentucky to offset Trump’s policies. They also estimated they’d need to offset 650 megatonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent by 2025 to make up for the actions of America’s commander-in-chief – that’s over 100 billion new trees. They think it’s feasible.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/trump-forest-plants-trees-to-offset-...

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