Environment

China can save the Earth

Here is why

by Naomi Clark-Shen

Life on Earth is collapsing. China is often cited as the ‘bad guy’, with its polluted air, taste for endangered species, and huge fishing fleets. But experts now recognise that China has the potential to save the planet. What has this country done to sway popular opinion and prove itself?

1. Curbing climate change
2. Protecting wildlife
3. Bringing back forests

Reforested mountains in Shanxi province, China. 

4. Fighting overfishing
5. Reducing plastic pollution
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Naomi Clark-Shen / Writer

Naomi was a data journalist at Kontinentalist. She is a marine scientist who has commitment issues so works on a variety of projects. In her free time, she likes to be in the ocean, in the mountains, or in the wrestling ring.

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