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The Way I See It!

I am an Ultra-Conservative, Alpha-Male, True Authentic Leader, Type "C" Personality, who is very active in my community; whether it is donating time, clothes or money for Project Concern or going to Common Council meetings and voicing my opinions. As a blogger, I intend to provide a different viewpoint "The way I see it!" on various world, national and local issues with a few helpful tips & tidbits sprinkled in.

Those Darn Gassy Cows

Climate Change, Global Warming

Gassy Cows Emit More Methane than Oil Industry

 

surprising amount of methane, a potent greenhouse gas of interest to scientists tracking climate change, comes from livestock, which accounted for 70 percent more emissions than the oil and gas industry, a new study shows.

 

The finding, based on satellite data collected in 2004, shows the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency sorely underestimated the amount of methane gas from cattle, pigs and other animals.  The EPA also overestimated emissions from the oil and gas industry.

 

http://news.discovery.com/earth/global-warming/gassy-cows-emit-more-methane-than-oil-industry-140710.htm

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