Let progress flow

Porteous, James
April 2008
Ecos;Apr2008, Issue 142, p3
Blog Entry
The article discusses various reports within the issue including one by Julian Cribb on the rising threat from excessive atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2), the 21st century irrigation and ways of inroads to CO2 reduction.


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