Amazon Deforestation from Mining

Sprawling mining operations in Brazil are destroying much more of the iconic Amazon forest than previously thought, says the first comprehensive study of mining deforestation in the world’s largest tropical rainforest.

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New Amazon Threat? Deforestation From Mining

Sprawling mining operations in Brazil are destroying much more of the iconic Amazon forest than previously thought, says the first comprehensive study of mining deforestation in the world’s largest tropical rainforest.

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Major Deforestation Found in Brazil’s Cerrado Region

Agricultural expansion in Brazil is causing widespread deforestation, which is impacting rainfall, finds scientist Gillian Galford and colleagues, including Gund affiliate Michael Coe.

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