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20% of land deforested in the Brazilian Amazon is regrowing forest

Date : 6th September 2009, Source : Mongabay



At least 20 percent land deforested in the Brazilian Amazon is regrowing forest, reports Brazil's National Institute for Space Research (INPE). Analyzing high resolution satellite imagery, analysts at INPE found large areas of regenerating forest in Pará, Mato Grosso, and Amapá, states which account for the majority of Brazil's deforestation.

http://news.mongabay.com/2009/0906-amazon_forest_recovery.html





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