deforestation

This was supposed to be the big year for transforming the palm oil industry and ending its environmental toll.
Indigenous tribes are appealing to the U.N. to help stop deforestation and raids on tribal lands, which have both increased under President Jair Bolsonaro.
Hundreds of global corporations have promised to help limit deforestation. None of them is meeting that goal.
As the Amazon burns, other forests around the globe face similar threats.
The military will "act strongly" to control the wildfires, Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro promised.
The threat to what some call “the lungs of the planet” has ignited a bitter dispute about who is to blame.
The blazes are roasting South America's biggest country just as far-right President Jair Bolsonaro is rolling back environmental and indigenous protections.
The rainforest is burning amid increasing deforestation by farmers and ranchers.
The country plans to plant a total of 4 billion trees by October as part of an effort to reverse decades of deforestation.
“We’ve gone through multiple rounds where Cargill executives promise to act and then fail to get anything done."