This is a positive feedback reported by Guy McPherson back in 2012 (from the scientific literature) but the Washington Post is catching up with this now.
No doubt for some the phenomenon will still exist and we’ll still be told in this country we just need to get out an plant trees along with aquiring a Prius.
This manages to ignore the phenomenon of tropical forests burning across the world churning CO2 and other gasses into the atmosphere. They can NEVER tell you the whole truth!
Tropical forests used to protect us from climate change. Now, scientists say, they’re making it worse
Smoke billows as an area of the Amazon rain forest is burned to clear land for agriculture on Sept. 23, 2013, near Novo Progresso, in Brazil’s Para state. (Nacho Doce/Reuters)