TITLE

Carbon dioxide will likely help humanity

PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;06/08/98, Vol. 25 Issue 25, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses environmental concerns in Alberta, Canada. What global warming could mean for the province; Concerns of farmers; Environmentalist views of premier Peter Lougheed; Consequences of increased atmospheric levels of carbon dioxide (CO2) that would allow plants to grow under more favorable conditions.
ACCESSION #
716540

 

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