After surge, Amazon deforestation slows for second straight month

2021-09-10 17:04
Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon declined for the second straight month according to data released today by the Brazilian government. Brazil’s national space research institute INPE detected 918 square kilometers of forest clearing during August 2021, down 32% from a year ago. That follows a 10% year-over-year decline in July. Year to date, INPE’s DETER […]