25 Aug '11, 10pm

Model predicts deforestation hot spots in Brazilian Amazon ~ ~ #Eco #forests #deforestation #amazon

Model predicts deforestation hot spots in Brazilian Amazon ~ ~ #Eco #forests #deforestation #amazon

Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon up moderately over last year (08/24/2011) Deforestation in the Amazon jumped sharply in some Brazilian states since last year, according to data released in recent weeks by Imazon, a Brazilian NGO that tracks deforestation. Overall deforestation rose 15 percent to 1,532 km2 in the August 2010 through June 2011 period relative to the same months a year earlier, reports Imazon. Satellite data shows slight increase in Amazon deforestation over June last year (08/03/2011) Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon rose 17 percent in June compared to the same period a year earlier, reports Brazil's National Institute for Space Research (INPE). Brazilian government: Amazon deforestation rising (06/30/2011) Satellite data released today by the Brazilian government confirmed a rise in Amazon deforestation over this time last year. Deforestation in ...

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wwf.org.uk 26 Aug '11, 3pm

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treehugger.com 26 Aug '11, 4am

The sprawling Amazon rainforest is easily one of the most fascinating and mysterious regions on the planet, what with its ...

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treehugger.com 26 Aug '11, 4am

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Scientists discover massive underground river 13,000 feet beneath the Amazon ~ #Eco #amazon #river #earth

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news.mongabay.com 26 Aug '11, 12am

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From @treehugger: New monkey species!!!

treehugger.com 26 Aug '11, 4pm

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amazonwatch.org 23 Aug '11, 4pm

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New Monkey Species Discovered in the Amazon

New Monkey Species Discovered in the Amazon

care2.com 27 Aug '11, 7pm

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Amazon Deforesting Result

Amazon Deforesting Result

enn.com 06 Sep '11, 3pm

62 percent of the area deforested in the Brazilian Amazon until 2008 is occupied by cattle pasture, reports a new satellit...