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Deforestation of the Amazon rainforest - Wikipedia

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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...

Rainforest Concern - Why are they being destroyed?

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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 ...

RainForest Maker :: Tropical Rainforest Destruction: Reasons and ...

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Rain Forest Maker - RainforestMaker's Mission is to grow back the Earth's rainforests. We are committed to raising awareness, encouraging people to live more ...

The CAUSES of RAINFOREST DESTRUCTION

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The immediate causes of rainforest destruction are clear. The main causes of total clearance are agriculture and in drier areas, fuelwood collection. The main ...

Why are rainforests being destroyed? - Rainforest Information for Kids

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Jun 24, 2004 ... Every year an area of rainforest the size of New Jersey is cut down and destroyed . The plants and animals that used to live in these forests ...

Amazon Destruction - Rainforests - Mongabay

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Jan 23, 2016 ... Since 1978 over 750,000 square kilometers (289,000 square miles) of Amazon rainforest have been destroyed across Brazil, Peru, Colombia, ...

Deforestation Facts, Deforestation Information, Effects of ...

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Deforestation is clearing Earth's forests on a massive scale, often resulting in ... in forests, and many cannot survive the deforestation that destroys their homes.

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Jun 15, 2014 ... Cattle Ranching in Amazon HD: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cFp2G... Mining in Peru&Brazil-Negative effects on humans and nature ...

11 ways in which our forests are being destroyed - BoliviaBella.com

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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  ...

Ruining the Rainforest | alive

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Oct 1, 2008 ... Ruining the Rainforest. By 2030, most of the Amazon could be destroyed if current rates of deforestation continue. But what effect will this have ...