#Rainforests

  • Article: Deforestation in the Amazon Rainforest Rose by 88% in June

    Deforestation in the Amazon Rainforest Rose by 88% in June

    By Erica SanchezSushmita Roy  and  Gaëlle Langué|July 3, 2019

    About 920 square kilometers were lost last month compared to 488.4 square kilometers in June 2018. Read more

  • Article: Brazil Federal Court Blocks President’s Effort to Open Amazon to Gold Mining

    Brazil Federal Court Blocks President’s Effort to Open Amazon to Gold Mining

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 30, 2017

    The world's biggest rainforest lives to see another day. Read more

  • Article: Rainforests Could Be Wiped Out in 100 Years — Here's How to Prevent That

    Rainforests Could Be Wiped Out in 100 Years — Here's How to Prevent That

    By Natalie Prolman|Stand For Trees|Feb. 14, 2017

    Every 48 hours we lose a forest area the size of NYC. Read more