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Brazil could halt Amazon deforestation within a decade

Date : 4th December 2009, Source : Mongabay



Funds generated under a U.S. cap-and-trade or a broader U.N.-supported scheme to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and degradation ("REDD") could play a critical role in bringing deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon to a halt, reports a team writing in the journal Science. But the window of opportunity is short Brazil has a two to three year window to take actions that would end Amazon deforestation within a decade.

http://news.mongabay.com/2009/1203-amazon_deforestation.html





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