Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

The Amazon plays a vital part in regulating the planet’s temperature. And yet, in the last year, forest destruction in the Brazilian Amazon soared by 85 per cent. Protected trees cut down illegally are destined for common building supplies like decking and doors. Cleared land is then used to house cattle being farmed to meet… Continue reading Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

The Amazon plays a vital part in regulating the planet’s temperature. And yet, in the last year, forest destruction in the Brazilian Amazon soared by 85 per cent. Protected trees cut down illegally are destined for common building supplies like decking and doors. Cleared land is then used to house cattle being farmed to meet… Continue reading Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

The Amazon plays a vital part in regulating the planet’s temperature. And yet, in the last year, forest destruction in the Brazilian Amazon soared by 85 per cent. Protected trees cut down illegally are destined for common building supplies like decking and doors. Cleared land is then used to house cattle being farmed to meet… Continue reading Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

Why is the Amazon rainforest dying?

The largest jungle on our planet, the Amazon, is in danger of drying out. If we lose just 5% more to deforestation, it may never be the same again. [ad_2]

Why The Amazon Rainforest Is Burning

The Amazon Rainforest is on fire, plunging São Paulo, the largest city in South America, into darkness. But this isn’t a new problem. Fires in the rainforest have increased over 80% in 2019 compared to the prior year. Here’s what you need to know. #YEARSproject #WarOnOurFuture SOURCES: [i] Economist.com. Forest fires in the Amazon blacken… Continue reading Why The Amazon Rainforest Is Burning

Why I illegally cut down trees in the Amazon rainforest | Interview with a Brazilian illegal logger

The Telegraph obtained rare access into the illegal logging community in Brazil. One of the loggers agreed to explain why people like him cut down trees for money, at a time when deforestation is at its highest. Get the latest headlines: Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper… Continue reading Why I illegally cut down trees in the Amazon rainforest | Interview with a Brazilian illegal logger

Why I illegally cut down trees in the Amazon rainforest | Interview with a Brazilian illegal logger

The Telegraph obtained rare access into the illegal logging community in Brazil. One of the loggers agreed to explain why people like him cut down trees for money, at a time when deforestation is at its highest. Get the latest headlines: Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper… Continue reading Why I illegally cut down trees in the Amazon rainforest | Interview with a Brazilian illegal logger

Why is the Amazon rainforest dying?

The largest jungle on our planet, the Amazon, is in danger of drying out. If we lose just 5% more to deforestation, it may never be the same again. [ad_2]

Why is the Amazon rainforest dying?

The largest jungle on our planet, the Amazon, is in danger of drying out. If we lose just 5% more to deforestation, it may never be the same again. [ad_2]

What Ever Happened To Saving The Rainforest?

The efforts to save the Amazon rainforest actually did save it. However, new threats have arisen to combat conservation efforts. Ocean Volcanoes May Hold Clues To Alien Life – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: How Brazil Has Dramatically Reduced Tropical Deforestation “Over the past nine years, the rate of deforestation… Continue reading What Ever Happened To Saving The Rainforest?

Illegal Loggers: The Tribe Waging War in the Amazon

On the Alto Rio Guamá reserve in Brazil, the Tembe tribe has been battling for decades to save its land from illegal loggers and settlers. As tension escalates, the Tembe people have now been forced to take up arms and confront the loggers, sparking violent clashes deep within the jungle. With the odds stacked against… Continue reading Illegal Loggers: The Tribe Waging War in the Amazon

Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

The Amazon plays a vital part in regulating the planet’s temperature. And yet, in the last year, forest destruction in the Brazilian Amazon soared by 85 per cent. Protected trees cut down illegally are destined for common building supplies like decking and doors. Cleared land is then used to house cattle being farmed to meet… Continue reading Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

Why I illegally cut down trees in the Amazon rainforest | Interview with a Brazilian illegal logger

The Telegraph obtained rare access into the illegal logging community in Brazil. One of the loggers agreed to explain why people like him cut down trees for money, at a time when deforestation is at its highest. Get the latest headlines: Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper… Continue reading Why I illegally cut down trees in the Amazon rainforest | Interview with a Brazilian illegal logger

Why I illegally cut down trees in the Amazon rainforest | Interview with a Brazilian illegal logger

The Telegraph obtained rare access into the illegal logging community in Brazil. One of the loggers agreed to explain why people like him cut down trees for money, at a time when deforestation is at its highest. Get the latest headlines: Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper… Continue reading Why I illegally cut down trees in the Amazon rainforest | Interview with a Brazilian illegal logger