The destruction of the Amazon rain forest

• The destruction of the rain forests of Amazonia

The destruction of the Amazon rain forest

At the end of November in Warsaw ended in the UN Conference on Climate Change, which raises issues concerning the destruction of the world's largest tropical rainforest - the Amazon rain forest. According to the Brazilian Space Agency, the total area of ​​land, deforested over the last year, roughly comparable to the two areas of the city of Los Angeles.

The destruction of the Amazon rain forest

Construction of hydropower plants on the river Teles Pires, which is a tributary of the Amazon, near the town of Alta Floresta, June 19, 2013.

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Land of the Amazon rain forest have been cut down for agriculture in the municipality of Santarém, Brazil.

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Tractor rides on the wheat field on the site which used to grow the virgin rain forests.

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Farm equipment working in a wheat field in the municipality of Uruara, Brazil.

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Construction of illegal sawmills in the municipality of Nova Esperança do Piriá, State of Pará, Brazil.

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The cows are on the carved area of ​​the Amazon rain forest in the municipality of Novo Progresso.

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Fisherman's house in the Tapajós River in the municipality of Santarém, Brazil.

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Land of the Amazon rain forests, parched for grazing, Brazil.

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Burning of the Amazon rain forest in the municipality of Novo Progresso, Brazil.

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furnaces for the production of charcoal in the municipality of Nova Esperança do Piriá, State of Pará, Brazil.

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Scorched land of pristine rain forests of the Amazon in the municipality of Nova Esperança do Piriá, State of Pará, Brazil.

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The sawmill for processing illegally cut trees in the municipality of Uruara, Brazil.

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The truck carries excavator near a sawmill near the town of Morais Almeida.

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A man walks past the cut tree in the national park Zhamanshin in the municipality of Novo Progresso, Brazil.

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Illegal trades woodcutter in the virgin rainforests of the Amazon near the town of Morais Almeida.

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Technology for transportation of illegally felled trees in the national park Zhamanshin in the municipality of Novo Progresso, Brazil.

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The truck takes away illegally felled tree not far from the city Uruara, Brazil.

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A policeman inspects illegally felled trees in the national park Zhamanshin in the municipality of Novo Progresso, Brazil.

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felled trees in Zhamanshin National Park.

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Technology for transportation of illegally cut trees, destroyed by the police.

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Man arrested for illegal logging, near the town of Morais Almeida.

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The driver eats canned after the rain near the town Uruara.

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A soldier from the order of the Ministry of Environment of Brazil examines illegally felled trees in the municipality of Nova Esperança do Piriá.

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The men from the order of the Ministry of Environment of Brazil protect illegally felled trees.

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Brazilian soldiers stand near a truck with confiscated band saws in the state of Para, Brazil.

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The workers piled lumber near the town of Morais Almeida.

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A man stands near his home in the rain forests of the Amazon near the town Uruara.

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Shepherd digs a hole in the pasture at the site of the Amazon rain forest.

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The shepherds drive the cattle near the town Uruara, Brazil.

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A boy stands in his house in the municipality of Nova Esperança do Piriá, State of Pará, Brazil.

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The woman holds in her arms her little daughter near her home in the rain forests of the Amazon.

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A girl sleeping in his house at transamazonskoy highway near the town of Uruara, Brazil.

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from the bar window transamazonskoy highway.

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A man stands near his hut next to mine in the Amazon rainforest near the town of Morais Almeida.

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Work on the illegal mine gold mining in the area has been cut down rain forests near the town of Morais Almeida.

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A man working at an illegal mine gold mining.

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People working on an illegal coal mine for the extraction of gold in the area rain forest has been cut down.

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Illegal pit gold mining.

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Illegal pit gold mining in the area has been cut down rain forests near the Castelo dos Sonos, State of Pará, Brazil.

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Rainbow over a portion of the rain forest.

Storm cloud over the Amazon rainforest near the town of Novo Progresso, Brazil.