Amazon Deforestation Soars

This is very sad: Deforestation Soars in the Amazon

I really hate being right about this sort of thing because the impacts are so stupendously bad.

The monthly rate of deforestation saw a big rise from 243 sq km (94 sq miles) in August to 948 sq km (366 sq miles) in December.

390%??? Puts a whole new definition on “eating our way down the food chain”. We’re effectively eating our forests too.

Hard to believe this is actually happening, but the proof is there.


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One thought on “Amazon Deforestation Soars

  • January 24, 2008 at 4:00 pm

    And it is written: “Let us make man in our image” nice image!

    Must have been thinking bubonic plague at the time instead of humans…

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