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Deforestation of the Amazon rainforest - Wikipedia, the free ...

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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...

Who's destroying the rainforest

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Large companies are logging the rainforest for timber, because timber from a tropical rainforest are worth a large amount, some of the most valuable timber ...

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

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When we think of rainforests, most of us think of the tropics – those forests between the Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn, including South America.

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 ...

Rainforest Destruction - Save The Rainforest

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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  ...

Why?:Destroy the Rainforest - Uncyclopedia - Wikia

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The rainforest is a large yet useless tract of land somewhere in South America or Africa or whatever (I forget what country) covered with trees and monkeys and ...

Amazon Rain Forest, Deforestation, Forest Conservation - National ...

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Brazil's dilemma: Allow widespread—and profitable—destruction of the rain forest to continue, or intensify conservation efforts.

Greenpeace Says Big Brands Destroying Rainforest · Environmental ...

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Jun 23, 2009 ... Greenpeace Says Big Brands Destroying RainforestBy: Gina Roos. A three-year investigation by Greenpeace into Brazil's cattle industry shows ...

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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 ...

Measuring the Daily Destruction of the World's Rainforests ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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, ...

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  ...