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INVOLVING CIVIL SOCIETY: THE DEMONSTRATION PROJECTS SUBPROGRAM OF THE PILOT PROGRAM TO CONSERVE THE BRAZILIAN RAINFOREST

by Jean Brennan last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:49 AM
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The Brazilian Amazon is a region of continental dimensions, with a surface area equivalent to more than thirty European countries. Outside of South America, humid tropical forests are to be found in Africa and Asia. The planet’s stock of tropical forests has been reduced to 60 percent of the 14 million square kilometers of primitive coverage, and now occupies only approximately 6 percent of the emersed lands of the planet. Brazil has about 40 percent of that forest land

Author(s): Jean Brennan

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