Tag: Amazon basin deforestation

climate change and deforestation

Deforestation In Brazil The Brazilian government estimates that the rate of deforestation in the Amazon has increased by 29 percent over last year.┬áThat’s the second year in a row that deforestation in the Amazon accelerated. Last year, the pace rose by about 24 percent. The estimated deforestation rate, released Tuesday by Brazil’s National Institute for […]

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