Deforestation of the Amazon rainforest accelerated significantly between 1991
and 2004, ..... Retrieved on October 21, 2015. ^ Jump up to: Adam, David (May
31, 2009). "British supermarkets accu...
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 ...
The immediate causes of rainforest destruction are clear. The main causes of
total clearance are agriculture and in drier areas, fuelwood collection. The main ...
Jan 23, 2016 ... Since 1978 over 750,000 square kilometers (289,000 square miles) of Amazon
rainforest have been destroyed across Brazil, Peru, Colombia, ...
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 ...
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
Brazil's dilemma: Allow widespread—and profitable—destruction of the rain
forest to continue, or intensify conservation efforts.
Jun 23, 2009 ... Greenpeace Says Big Brands Destroying RainforestBy: Gina Roos. A three-year
investigation by Greenpeace into Brazil's cattle industry shows ...
When these forests are cut down, the plants and animals that live in the forests
are destroyed, and some species are at risk of being made extinct. Further, as the
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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 ...