Brazil's Amazon deforestation ploughs on

By Jake Spring
Updated June 11 2021 - 6:30pm, first published 6:25pm
Deforestation in Brazil soared 67 per cent in May from the same month last year.

Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon rainforest rose for a third consecutive month in May, with President Jair Bolsonaro yet to follow through on his April pledge to boost funding for environmental enforcement.



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