- Individual Impact
- Combined Impact
While destruction continues in many places, tropical forest restoration is growing and may sequester as much as 6 gigatons of carbon dioxide per year.
Tropical Forest Restoration, Project Drawdown
Of the people living in extreme poverty, over 90 percent are dependent on forests for at least part of their livelihoods.
FAO The State of The World’s Forests 2020
Approximately 2.6 billion tonnes of carbon dioxide, one-third of the CO2 released from burning fossil fuels, is absorbed by forests every year.
ICUN Forests and climate change