Whaling worsens carbon release, scientists warn

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La chasse à la baleine émettrice de carbone

Un navire baleinier islandais a capturé deux baleines de 35 tonnes – 2009 Hvalfjšrour © AFP PHOTO / Halldor Kolbeins

A century of whaling may have released more than 100 million tonnes – or a large forest’s worth – of carbon into the atmosphere, scientists say.

BBC News

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