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Amazon deforestation raises CO2 levels!

Date : 16th July 2004, Source : BBC Link to News Story



Brazil has become one of the world's biggest carbon dioxide polluters due to deforestation in the Amazon rainforests, scientists have reported and their report states that burning acres of rainforest is releasing 200 million tonnes of CO2 into the atmosphere every year.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/3900919.stm





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