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Nike just did it

Feature story | 23 July, 2009 at 0:00

Just a few short weeks after the release of Slaughtering the Amazon Nike has announced new standards for keeping leather made from Amazon destruction out of its shoes.

Aerial view of cattle in the facilities of

Image | 13 August, 2009 at 16:55

Livestock Farm in Brazil

Image | 7 April, 2009 at 16:50

01 June - Brazil. Cattle from the Amazon heading to a slaughterhouse in Mato Grosso. The cattle industry is the largest source of deforestation in the world and Brazil’s main source of CO2 emissions. Read more .

Cattle Ranching

Image | 26 August, 2009 at 16:22

A rancher on horse guides his cattle on a road. Cattle ranching is the primary driver of forest destruction in the Brazilian Amazon, with 79.5 per cent of deforested land used for cattle pastures.

Forest fires to clear land for cattle

Image | 9 June, 2009 at 16:17

Smoke from man made forest fires to clear land for cattle or crops.

Forest Fires in the Amazon

Image | 8 October, 2009 at 0:00

A view from the airplane of man made forest fires to clear land for cattle and farming, near the BR 163 road and the Flona do Trairao (Trairao National Forest). West of Itaituba National Forest.

Cattle Ranching in Para State, Brazil

Image | 5 September, 2009 at 0:00

Espíritu Santo Cattle Ranching, Para State, Brazil.

Cattle Ranching in Brazil

Image | 5 July, 2009 at 15:56

Vale Verde Cattle Farm, Para State, Brazil.

Cattle farm at Estancia Bahia, Brazil

Image | 9 June, 2009 at 15:55

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