Deforestation of the Amazon rainforest accelerated significantly between 1991
and 2004, .... report concludes that imports of crude oil by the US are driving
rainforest destruction in the Amazon and...
It is estimated that for each pound of beef produced, 200 square feet of rainforest
is destroyed. In the past 20 years Costa Rica has lost the majority of its forests ...
Jan 23, 2016 ... Since 1978 over 750,000 square kilometers (289,000 square miles) of Amazon
rainforest have been destroyed across Brazil, Peru, Colombia, ...
Brazil's dilemma: Allow widespread—and profitable—destruction of the rain
forest to continue, or intensify conservation efforts.
Only about 5% of our planet's land cover is rainforest, roughly equivalent to the
size of Australia. That may seem like a lot, but our rainforests are being destroyed
Large areas of rainforest are destroyed in order to remove only a few logs. The
heavy machinery used to penetrate the forests and build roads causes extensive
Dear EarthTalk: Do you have current facts and figures about how much rainforest
is being destroyed each day around the world, and for what purpose(s)? —Teri ...
Jun 23, 2009 ... Greenpeace Says Big Brands Destroying RainforestBy: Gina Roos. A three-year
investigation by Greenpeace into Brazil's cattle industry shows ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Who Is Destroying the Rainforest&v=8qLObh08g-U
Jun 15, 2014 ... In the past 50 years, millions of hectares of the rainforest in Africa, Asia and South
America has been destroyed. The rainforest is destroyed by ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Who Is Destroying the Rainforest&v=QQ6uP1HemkI
Aug 8, 2009 ... This video is a frightening compilation of some videos and photos from the
destruction of the amazon. Created for school-project and also to ...