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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deforestation_of_the_Amazon_rainforest

Deforestation of the Amazon forest accelerated significantly between 1991 and 2004, reaching an annual forest loss rate of 27,423 km² in 2004. Though the rate  ...

rainforests.mongabay.com/amazon/deforestation_calculations.html

Jan 26, 2017 ... Forest Cover in the Brazilian Amazon (sq. km), Annual forest loss (sq. km), Percent of 1970 cover remaining, Total forest loss since 1970

rainforests.mongabay.com/defor_index.htm

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  ...

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.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.worldwildlife.org/threats/deforestation

But forests around the world are under threat from deforestation, jeopardizing these benefits. Deforestation comes in many forms, including fires, clear-cutting for ...

www.conserve-energy-future.com/various-deforestation-facts.php

Facts 14: 13 million hectare per year in South America and Africa and south East Asia is converted from a forest to an agriculture land. Facts 15: Deforestation ...

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.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.

environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/habitats/last-of-amazon

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