International rainforest conservation organizations can help us save our planets resources. By voting and supporting groups and laws like these we can also help save our rain forests and the lives of future generations.
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Places around the world already affected by climate change - January 29, 2018. AMAZON RAINFOREST – SOUTH AMERICA - The world’s largest tropical rainforest, that roughly covers 40 percent of the continent, has not only experienced rising deforestation but also extreme drought that has left the forest susceptible to fires says a report published by the United Nations Environment Program. Entire species of vegetation are on the brink of extinction.
Amazon rainforest more able to withstand drought than previously thought.New research suggests that the Amazon rainforest may be more able to cope with dry conditions than previously predicted. Researchers used a computer model to demonstrate that, providing forest conservation measures are in place, the Amazon rainforest may be more able to withstand periods of drought than has been estimated by other climate models.ScienceDaily
Highway of riches, road to ruin: Inside the Amazon's deforestation crisis
The Amazon rainforest is being burned down faster than ever before to plant fields of corn and soy for processed foods