Deforestation of the Amazon rainforest accelerated significantly between 1991
and 2004, reaching an annual forest loss rate of 27,423 km² in 2004. Though the
But forests around the world are under threat from deforestation, jeopardizing
these benefits. Deforestation comes in many forms, including fires, clear-cutting
Jan 23, 2016 ... Forest Cover in the Brazilian Amazon (sq. km), Annual forest loss (sq. km),
Percent of 1970 cover remaining, Total forest loss since 1970
Tropical deforestation rates from 2000-2005, ranked in decending order by the
highest amount of average annual forest loss for 25 countries based on data from
Nov 15, 2013 ... It can be difficult to picture the rapid and widespread destruction of the ...
Whereas Brazil had an annual forest loss of about 15,444 square ...
Box 2: Underlying causes of deforestation and forest degradation. 17 .... of
annual production and consumption. .... estimated annual losses of natural forest
Jun 29, 2014 ... Annual primary forest cover loss, 2000–2012, for Indonesia as a whole ... the US,
with 85% of its emissions coming from forest destruction and ...
Aug 31, 2012 ... Forests cover 31 percent of the world's land surface, just over 4 billion ... In
Mexico and Central America combined, annual deforestation losses ...
Nov 14, 2013 ... ... global picture of annual forest cover change over the period 2000 to ... drivers
of forest loss—both to reduce its own deforestation and to act ...
Dec 21, 2012 ... Rainforests are being destroyed because the value of rainforest land is ..... timber
import of 11 million cubic meters annually is still gluttonous.