Efforts to restore Indonesian peatlands could save billions in wildfire costs

Source: Science Daily

Plans to restore Indonesian peatlands are a cost-effective strategy for reducing the impacts of peatland fires to the environment, climate and human health, says a new study. The study uses satellite data and models to estimate that peatland restoration could have resulted in economic savings of US $8.4 billion for 2004–2015.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/12/211202092925.htm