Melting permafrost in the Arctic could have a $70tn climate impact

The release of methane and carbon dioxide from thawing permafrost will accelerate global warming and [could] add up to $70 trillion (£54tn) to the world’s climate bill, according to the most advanced study yet of the economic consequences of a melting Arctic.

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/apr/23/melting-permafrost-in-arctic-will-have-70tn-climate-impact-study

Download the 11 page Nature study at https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-019-09863-x.pdf

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