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Deforestation Surging Again In Amazon Basin

Deforestation In Brazil Not Expected To Stop The Brazilian government estimates that the rate of deforestation in the Amazon has increased by 29 percent over last year.¬†That’s the second year in a row that deforestation in the Amazon accelerated. Last … Continue reading

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Tropical Deforestation Impacts Climate, Agriculture, Ecosystems

Impact As Costly As Carbon From Fossil Fuels In the face of climate change, scientists often focus on the harmful effects of greenhouse gas emissions, but new research¬†shows that tropical deforestation triggers global changes that are just as costly as … Continue reading

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Wales Will Conserve Rainforests In Africa, Latin America

Conserving, Reforesting Two Million Hectares The Welsh charity, Size of Wales, has reached its fundraising goal of an astounding U.S. $3 million to help protect an area of rainforest that is roughly the same size of its own country. The … Continue reading

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