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Amazon deforestation halted through local action - Responding to ...

Amazon deforestation halted through local action - Responding to ... | Deforestation of Rain forests | Scoop.it
Milton Nogueira Silva, Executive Secretary of the Climate Change Forum of Minas Gerais, Brazil says the positive action seen on deforestation in Brazil stems from community engagement.
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EarthTalk: Deforestation and global warming - The Hour (blog)

EarthTalk: Deforestation and global warming - The Hour (blog) | Deforestation of Rain forests | Scoop.it
EarthTalk: Deforestation and global warmingThe Hour (blog)By most accounts, deforestation in tropical rainforests adds more carbon dioxide to the atmosphere than the sum total of cars and trucks on the world's roads.
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Deforestation risks turning Somalia to desert - Horseed Media

Deforestation risks turning Somalia to desert - Horseed Media | Deforestation of Rain forests | Scoop.it
Horseed MediaDeforestation risks turning Somalia to desertHorseed MediaJALELO, Somalia — Hassan Hussein cuts down 40 trees every month to fuel his charcoal business, fully aware of the impact his action has on the environment.
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Twitter / Greenpeace: JUST IN: Forest clearances ...

RT @Greenpeace: JUST IN: Forest clearances for palm oil by Herakles Farms happening right now in Cameroon #deforestation http://t.co/azcH2JaK...
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Deforestation Adds More Atmospheric CO2 than the Sum Total of ...

Deforestation Adds More Atmospheric CO2 than the Sum Total of ... | Deforestation of Rain forests | Scoop.it
Deforestation in tropical rainforests adds more carbon dioxide to the Earth's atmosphere than the sum total of cars and trucks on the world's roads. Cars and trucks account for 14% of global carbon emissions, while most ...
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Amber Qureshi's curator insight, April 13, 2013 6:04 AM

Stop Deforestation! 

Noor Fatima's curator insight, April 18, 2013 8:40 AM

sadly it's true :(

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Two forests near water sources 'under siege' - New Straits Times

Two forests near water sources 'under siege' - New Straits Times | Deforestation of Rain forests | Scoop.it
New Straits TimesTwo forests near water sources 'under siege'New Straits TimesThe deforestation is setting off alarm bells as Pedu Lake is an important water catchment area, which could end up being badly polluted as a result of the rampant logging...
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Climate Change Re-elected As Political Issue

Climate Change Re-elected As Political Issue | Deforestation of Rain forests | Scoop.it
Life doesn’t hand you many second chances to make good on promises.
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