Protect the Amazon rainforest

Last edited 22 October 2010 at 2:03pm

As the largest remaining rainforest on Earth, the Amazon rainforest is one of the most diverse ecosystems in the world; almost half of all known species live in the Amazon. Sadly, it's also experiencing one of the highest rates of deforestation on the planet. While our Amazon campaign has had some remarkable successes over the past few years, there is still much more to do to protect the Amazon.

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Protect the Amazon not the criminals

Mahogany report UK summary On-the-ground investigations by Greenpeace in the Brazilian Amazon have documented damning new evidence of the truth behind the...
Posted by admin - 25 October, 2001 - 07:00

Partners in mahogany crime

Amazon at the mercy of 'gentlemen's agreements' Almost ten years ago, world leaders gathered in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The meeting, known as the Earth Summit...
Posted by admin - 25 October, 2001 - 07:00

Protect the Amazon- Stop criminal timber imports

The Amazon rainforest is one of the biologically richest areas in the world containing more than one-third of the world's remaining ancient forests and...
Posted by admin - 2 August, 2000 - 07:00

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