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
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
But forests around the world are under threat from deforestation, jeopardizing
these benefits. Deforestation comes in many forms, including fires, clear-cutting
Apr 22, 2008 ... When you work for a group like RAN, you get lots of questions about
deforestation. Here's a recent Q&A. "Statistics lie" you say? Commentary ...
Brazil's dilemma: Allow widespread—and profitable—destruction of the rain
forest to continue, or intensify conservation efforts.
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 ...
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 ...
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.
Different authors utilize different formulae to calculate the annual rate of change
of forest cover (or its opposite, the annual rate of deforestation) and use different
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 ...