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NickB79

(19,229 posts)
1. At 400ppm, most of South America becomes savannah
Sun Sep 26, 2021, 04:27 PM
Sep 2021

As it was in the Pliocene.


https://news.mongabay.com/2020/10/the-amazon-savanna-rainforest-teeters-on-the-brink-as-climate-heats-up/

Even without logging and slash-burn agriculture, the rainforests are doomed with CO2 levels this high. And without the water they transpire, the rains stop.

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