DEFORESTATION

DEFORESTATION

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  1. A handout picture from Colombia's Defence Ministry shows smoke billowing from the Sierra de La

    Colombia lost forest area the size of Sao Paulo in 2019: Report

    Colombia lost 159,000 hectares of forest -- an area the size of Brazilian megacity Sao Paulo -- to deforestation in 2019, according to an official ...
  2. Environmentalists warn 2020 is on track to be the most destructive year ever for the world's

    US$4 trillion fund holders tell Brazil to halt deforestation

    Investment funds managing close to $4 trillion in assets called on Brazil Tuesday to halt deforestation of the Amazon in an open letter warning ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: An aerial view shows a deforested plot of the Amazon near Porto Velho

    Brazil deforested 10,000 sq km of Amazon rainforest in 2019

    Deforestation of Brazil's Amazon rainforest was worse than previously reported in 2019, revised government data showed on Tuesday, during the ...
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    Ep 3: Brazil's Amazonian Battle

    Deforestation in Brazil has skyrocketed. The size of 8.4 million fields have been chopped down. We investigate the need for gold that is forcing ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: An aerial view shows a deforested plot of the Amazon near Porto Velho

    Brazil Amazon deforestation climbs more than 100% in November over same month last year: Government agency

    Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon jumped to the highest level for the month of November since record-keeping began in 2015, according to ...
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    Saving the rainforest with old Huawei mobile phones

    Non-profit organisation The Rainforest Connection is using thousands of solar-powered Huawei phones to act as listening posts in its fight against ...