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Deforestation in Brazil is at its highest level since 2008 and is up 9.5% on the previous year

Deforestation of the rainforests in the Brazilian Amazon has reached its highest level since 2008, after 11,088 square kilometers of forest were cleared in the region between August 2019 and July 2020, an increase of 9.5 percent. Percent over the previous year, according to the data from the National Institute for Space Research (INPE) on Monday.

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