Deforestation Wipes Out an Area the Size of Belgium
A Shiwawaco tree falls after being cut during a forest management project in Peru. (Photographer: Dado Galdieri/Bloomberg)

Deforestation Wipes Out an Area the Size of Belgium

(Bloomberg) -- The world’s old-growth rainforests are shrinking at an alarming rate, with enough trees lost last year to cover all of Belgium or two Connecticuts, a new report shows.
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