Let’s Check in on the Amazon, and Damn, That’s Not Good
By: Dharna Noor on Earther, shared by Brian Kahn to Gizmodo
on August 28, 2020 at 7:44 pm
Publication: Gizmodo

Major fires in the Brazilian Amazon are being set at an unprecedented rate. Between May 28 and Aug. 25, 2020, more than 500 major forest fires blazed across roughly 912,000 acres, new satellite data from the Monitoring of the Andean Amazon Project (MAAP) shows. That’s on par with the inferno that’s consumed California

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