Clearing the air: livestock's contribution to climate change.

@inproceedings{Pitesky2009ClearingTA,
  title={Clearing the air: livestock's contribution to climate change.},
  author={Maurice Pitesky and Kimberly R. Stackhouse and Frank M. Mitloehner},
  year={2009}
}
  • Maurice Pitesky, Kimberly R. Stackhouse, Frank M. Mitloehner
  • Published 2009
  • Environmental Science, Biology
  • Abstract The United Nations, Food and Agricultural Organization [ FAO, Steinfeld, Gerber, Wassenaar, Castel, Rosales, and de Haan (2006) . Livestock's Long Shadow. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations] report titled Livestock's Long Shadow (LLS) stated that 18% (approximately 7100 Tg CO 2 -eq yr − 1 ) of anthropogenic greenhouse gases (GHGs) are directly and indirectly related to the world's livestock. The report's statement that livestock production is responsible for a… CONTINUE READING

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