Richard Houghton

Senior Scientist Emeritus, Woodwell Climate Research Center

Expertise: Forest ecology, Carbon modeling, Global carbon cycle




Destruction of the Amazon forest very likely contributes to global warming, as accurately described in The National Geographic article

in National Geographic, by Craig Welch

— 23 Mar 2021

"The article is good overall, although there are two small issues. First, the title seems to overestimate the results. The scientific study the National Geographic article is based..