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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deforestation_of_the_Amazon_rainforest

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  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deforestation_in_Brazil

Brazil once had the highest deforestation rate in the world and in 2005 still had the largest area of forest removed annually. Since 1970, over 600,000 square ...

rainforests.mongabay.com/amazon/deforestation_calculations.html

Jan 26, 2017 ... Calculating Deforestation Figures for the Amazon ... (sq. km), Annual forest loss ( sq. km), Percent of 1970 cover remaining, Total forest loss

www.scientificamerican.com/article/earth-talks-daily-destruction

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 ...

www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/11/30/503867628/deforestation-of-the-amazon-up-29-percent-from-last-year-study-finds

Nov 30, 2016 ... An annual study released by the Brazilian government estimates that the rate of deforestation in the ... Look At This: Rain Forest Was Here ...

www.worldwildlife.org/threats/deforestation

Forests cover 31% of the land area on our planet. They produce vital oxygen and provide homes for people and wildlife. Many of the world's most threatened ...

www.ran.org/how_many_trees_are_cut_down_every_year

Mar 6, 2017 ... 3.5 billion to 7 billion trees are cut down per year. ... Land Rights and Livelihoods: Forest destruction pushes frontline communities and ...

www.fao.org/news/story/en/item/326911/icode

Sep 7, 2015 ... Meanwhile, the net annual rate of forest loss has slowed from 0.18 percent in the early 1990s to 0.08 percent during the period 2010-2015.

time.com/4019277/trees-humans-deforestation

Sep 2, 2015 ... The cold and dry climate in the boreal biome, Northern latitude forests located below the Arctic zone, has allowed that region to develop the ...