Congo Basin peatlands have trapped years’ worth of carbon. How can they be protected?

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NPR’s Ari Shapiro speaks with journalist John Cannon about the dangers of destroying a hidden peatland in the Congo Basin that has locked in as much carbon dioxide as the world emits in three years.

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