No Rain in the Amazon: How South America's Climate Change Affects the Entire Planet

  • Title: No Rain in the Amazon: How South America's Climate Change Affects the Entire Planet
  • Author: Nikolas Kozloff
  • ISBN: 9780230614765
  • Page: 124
  • Format: Hardcover
  • No Rain in the Amazon How South America s Climate Change Affects the Entire Planet Acting as the planet s air conditioner the rainforest sucks up millions of tons of greenhouse gases and stores them safely out of the atmosphere South America s deforestation threatens to unleash a k
    Acting as the planet s air conditioner, the rainforest sucks up millions of tons of greenhouse gases and stores them safely out of the atmosphere South America s deforestation threatens to unleash a kind of carbon bomb that will add to our already deteriorating climate difficulties As he travels across Peru and Brazil, recognized South America expert Nikolas Kozloff taActing as the planet s air conditioner, the rainforest sucks up millions of tons of greenhouse gases and stores them safely out of the atmosphere South America s deforestation threatens to unleash a kind of carbon bomb that will add to our already deteriorating climate difficulties As he travels across Peru and Brazil, recognized South America expert Nikolas Kozloff talks to locals, scientists and activists about the rainforest and what should be done to avert its collapse Drawing on his expertise of South American politics, Kozloff argues that cooperation between the world s countries is essential in turning back the tide of climate change and that the fate of the planet depends on our response to environmental problems within the southern hemisphere.

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    1. Good, but rather depressing, as the same elements crop up over and over throughout the region, regardless of which country: moneyed interests ignore laws or pay off politicians, exploit the poor, and shred the forest (be it rain forest, cloud forest, or cerrado) in the process of making lots of money while releasing lots of carbon. South American countries repeatedly demand global North help them address climate change with money to fund infrastructure changes/ecosystem preservation or transfer [...]

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    2. I read this while working in the Rainforest in Peru and it opened my eyes to all of the horrible environmental degradation that is occurring that one can't always see on the surface. I definitely recommend it if one wants to learn more about how climate change is affecting the rainforest and vice versa.

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    3. I registered a book at BookCrossing!BookCrossing/journal/12862640

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