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CHART: Forestry needed to capture carbon emissions from biogenic and non–biogenic sources

June 12, 2014 | 4:54 p.m. CDT
The total carbon dioxide emissions from non-biogenic sources decreased from 2010 to 2012. During the same period, carbon dioxide emissions from biogenic sources, or organic materials, have increased. This chart shows the amount of forest acreage that would be necessary to capture carbon dioxide emissions.

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