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Methane Action is a non-profit organization with a unique mission: Identify solutions that can rapidly reduce atmospheric methane concentrations to pre-industrial levels, and ensure their implementation, for the benefit of both present and future generations.

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Declaration on Reduction of Atmospheric Methane

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As Governments take steps to reduce methane, a new Declaration offers a policy Framework for pursuing atmospheric methane removal together with aggressive emissions cuts, and leading climate scientists and advocates call on governments to adopt it.

Scientists and civil society organizations are encouraged to sign a letter of in support of the declaration.

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