Mandy Froelich – The team recalled that the Amazon rainforest was recently crippled by a wildfire that engulfed 906,000 hectares, or 2.2 million acres, of the forest.
Olivia Rosane – The deforestation rate in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest is at its highest in more than a decade, CNN reported Tuesday.
Elias Marat – By 2021, the rainforest could cease to produce its own rain and simply degrade into dry savannah and grasslands.
John Vibes – The newly formed alliance will also be setting up a database to share information about logging, mining, and deforestation.
John Vibes – Maxciel Pereira dos Santos was shot twice in the head on Friday while riding a motorbike through the Amazon.
Elias Marat – “Today we have only one enemy, which is the Brazilian government, the president … and the invasions of non-indigenous people.”
Elias Marat – As people across the globe are increasingly realizing: “The world isn’t dying, it’s being killed!”
Elias Marat – Environmental advocates blasted Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who joked about “setting the Amazon aflame.”
John Vibes – Many are beginning to ask questions about who is responsible for such massive fires in the Amazon.
Jake Johnson – The Amazon rainforest has been devastated for weeks by fires so intense they can be seen from space.
Olivia Rosane – There are a record number of wildfires burning in the Amazon rainforest.
John Vibes – The Brazilian government is harvesting the Amazon rainforest at a dangerous rate.
Joe Catron – While Bolsonaro teams up to destroy the Amazon, pro-environment groups are teaming up to stop him.
Elias Marat – The Brazilian Amazon rainforest has suffered a surge in deforestation in recent months.
Anna Hunt – Oil development in the Amazon continues to rise.
Michael Whitehouse – The Amazon rainforest is facing utter destruction.
Video – This aerial footage of the Amazon forest throughout the region of Marde de Dios, Peru, will likely leave you speechless. It shows the expansiveness and the devastation caused by deforestation and mining of the region.
Anna Hunt – Reforesting trees is vital to the survival of life on planet Earth.
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