Press Release: Vets seek government action on the latest IPCC report to protect animals

The third installment of the IPCC Sixth Assessment Report, the Working Group III contribution, has been released. The report is clear that greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced to stop the temperature rising further. A rapid reduction in fossil fuel use is essential this decade. The report also encourages government programs that remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, including increased tree planting, sustained regeneration of the environment and innovative technology.