LETTER: Mount Pinatubo in 1991 spewed out more greenhouse gases into the atmosphere than the entire human race has emitted in its years on Earth

I AM pleased to see that we are being reminded of the consequences if we do not reduce our daily carbon emissions.

It has been suggested we should reduce the use of fossil fuels, eat less red meat, maybe even stop our bonfire nights and new year firework celebrations.

All very laudable but it’s not possible to reduce natural emissions which far exceed any we may be responsible for.

1 The bush fires in USA and Australia In 2011 produced more emissions...
source: Westmorland Gazette

2019-06-18 18:35
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