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"Environmental science and conservation news"
"Environmental science and conservation news"
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"This whole region has been taken over by warehouses."
"This whole region has been taken over by warehouses."
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"Brazilian researchers are measuring how much carbon can be stored in the Amazon rainforest, vital data for controlling global warming and for companies seeking to _...Read More_
"Brazilian researchers are measuring how much carbon can be stored in the Amazon rainforest, vital data for controlling global warming and for companies seeking to _...Read More_
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It’s hard to articulate the scale of destruction being wrought upon the Amazon, but here are some topline figures to give an idea.
It’s hard to articulate the scale of destruction being wrought upon the Amazon, but here are some topline figures to give an idea.
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16.2
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16.2
A local court in Peru today reversed a ruling against employees of a company charged with illegal deforestation in the Peruvian Amazon, effectively absolving them of crimes associated with converting rainforest into a cacao plantation.
A local court in Peru today reversed a ruling against employees of a company charged with illegal deforestation in the Peruvian Amazon, effectively absolving them of crimes associated with converting rainforest into a cacao plantation.
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>"Amazon hinted at the scope of its total annual plastic footprint in response to a report alleging that the company _...Read More_
>"Amazon hinted at the scope of its total annual plastic footprint in response to a report alleging that the company _...Read More_
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[https://edition.cnn.com/style/article/amazon-rainforest-ice-age-paintings-scli-intl/index.html](https://edition.cnn.com/style/article/amazon-rainforest-ice-age-paintings-scli-intl/index.html) >"Thousands of rock art pictures depicting huge Ice Age creatures such as mastodons have been revealed by researchers in the Amazon _...Read More_
[https://edition.cnn.com/style/article/amazon-rainforest-ice-age-paintings-scli-intl/index.html](https://edition.cnn.com/style/article/amazon-rainforest-ice-age-paintings-scli-intl/index.html) >"Thousands of rock art pictures depicting huge Ice Age creatures such as mastodons have been revealed by researchers in the Amazon _...Read More_
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>""Instead of acting to prevent the increase in deforestation, the Bolsonaro government has been denying _...Read More_
>""Instead of acting to prevent the increase in deforestation, the Bolsonaro government has been denying _...Read More_
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An area seven times larger than Greater London has been lost in what one activist called a ‘humiliating and shameful’ _...Read More_
An area seven times larger than Greater London has been lost in what one activist called a ‘humiliating and shameful’ _...Read More_
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Earth system models predict that increases in atmospheric and soil dryness will reduce photosynthesis in the Amazon rainforest, with large implications for the global carbon cycle. Using in situ observations, solar-induced fluorescence, and _...Read More_
Earth system models predict that increases in atmospheric and soil dryness will reduce photosynthesis in the Amazon rainforest, with large implications for the global carbon cycle. Using in situ observations, solar-induced fluorescence, and _...Read More_
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Campaigners say visit was ‘media propaganda’ as officials failed to stop at any devastated rainforest areas.
Campaigners say visit was ‘media propaganda’ as officials failed to stop at any devastated rainforest areas.
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For the first time, researchers have developed a model capable of anticipating drought periods in the Amazon up to 18 months in advance. The study was conducted by scientists from the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK), in _...Read More_
For the first time, researchers have developed a model capable of anticipating drought periods in the Amazon up to 18 months in advance. The study was conducted by scientists from the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK), in _...Read More_
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Amazonian natives believe world leaders share responsibility for the plundering of the rainforests. "You forced your civilisation upon us and now look where we are: global pandemic, climate crisis, species extinction and, driving it all, _...Read More_
Amazonian natives believe world leaders share responsibility for the plundering of the rainforests. "You forced your civilisation upon us and now look where we are: global pandemic, climate crisis, species extinction and, driving it all, _...Read More_
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There is one slender thread of hope that tropical jungles will keep buffering the amount of CO2 building up in the air. Scientists have long known that plants grow better in CO2-enriched air, and some hypothesize that steadily rising _...Read More_
There is one slender thread of hope that tropical jungles will keep buffering the amount of CO2 building up in the air. Scientists have long known that plants grow better in CO2-enriched air, and some hypothesize that steadily rising _...Read More_