‘Smart man’s timber’ offers ‘opportunity’ in the face of climate change

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Bamboo and rattan present an “enormous opportunity” for both mitigating and adapting to climate change, said Rajendra K. Pachauri, Chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), to panelists at a recent conference. Pachauri began the discussion at the Forests Asia Summit in Jakarta by enumerating a litany of impending threats... Read moreThis article was originally posted on Forests News. Click here to read the full article.