Save Our Forests
Last updated 4/19/2021 at 3:46pm
I read with interest Katie Camero’s Associated Press article - “Ghost Forests Are Creeping Up Along NC’s Coast” - which begins with her sharing that “families of trees sprawled across America’s East Coast are being swallowed by swarms of salty ocean water.”
Rising sea levels and extreme weather events due to climate change have resulted in entire stands of dying and downed trees visible from space.
Equally concerning is the destruction of our forests by the biomass industry fueled by overseas demand for wood pellets. North Carolina is the epicenter of wood pellet production in...