[Coral-List] Carbon offsetting
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Fri May 10 16:59:30 UTC 2019
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2019-05-09 8:02 GMT-05:00, Ehsan KAYAL via Coral-List
<coral-list at coral.aoml.noaa.gov>:
> The most efficient way to "offset" one's carbon footprint is not to travel
> at all in the first place, instead setting up local programs where locals
> with a better understanding of the local socio-economic issues can make the
> conservation efforts and probide more appropriate solutions.
> Ehsan Kayal, PostDoc
> Station Biologique de Roscoff
> FR 2424 CNRS UPMC
> Place Georges Teissier
> CS 90074
> 29688 Roscoff Cedex
> tel: (+33)298295646
> ehsan.kayal at sb-roscoff.fr
> This conversation is most likely monitored by the government
> “When truth is replaced by silence, the silence is a lie.” Yevgeny
> On Thu, 9 May 2019 at 14:57, Emma Lassiter via Coral-List <
> coral-list at coral.aoml.noaa.gov> wrote:
>> Does anyone have recommendations for a carbon offsetting program? I know
>> there are many out there, but not if there's an especially effective one.
>> Particularly given the large amount of air travel often involved in
>> conservation careers, it seems like an important personal effort to take
>> part in such a program.
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