The Last Remaining Ancient Forests (PDF)

Publication - April 8, 2002
In 1992 all but nine of the world's independent states signed an agreement in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to help stop the destruction of the world's remaining forests. Ten years later, more than 10 million hectares of ancient forest are still being cleared or destroyed every year. That is an area the size of a soccer pitch every two seconds.

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