Tropical wetlands: Soaking it up

In Indonesia, the rates of land-cover change occurring in tropical wetlands are among the highest of any forest type. An estimated 45% of Indonesia’s peat forests have been deforested or drained, thus creating a shift in their function from globally significant carbon sinks to globally significant sources of CO2 emissions. Get the latest news and... Read moreThis article was originally posted on Forests News. Click here to read the full article.