November 28, 2014

Amazon rainforest destruction in Brazil shows big increase

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Data from Brazil's Space Research Institute shows that deforestation of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil has increased by almost six times, in a year. New satellite images show deforestation has increased from 103 sq km in March and April 2010 to 593 sq km in the same period of 2011. Most of … [Read more...]