Deforestation, Poaching Surge During Pandemic

Amazon Deforestation Surging

Agriculture Taking Its Toll On Biodiversity, Climate The number of fires in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest rose 20 percent in June to a 13-year-high for the month. It could signal a repeat of last year’s massive forest fires, which are deliberately set to clear land for...
Deforestation, Poaching Surge During Pandemic

Amazon Ecosystem Collapsing

Rainforest Destruction Threatens All Forms Of Life By Conrad Duncan, The Independent Large ecosystems like the Amazon rainforest could collapse in less than 50 years once a crucial tipping point is reached, a new study has claimed. Researchers have...