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Deregulation, Deforestation, and Detrimental Decline: The Brazilian Amazon

BY ROBERT BERNSTEIN–The Amazon Basin, home to one-third of all known species in the world, is an absolutely critical location for human survival.[1]  This fact makes the Amazon the prime location for strict environmental protection laws.  The Brazilian government, however, seems to be failing in its efforts to prevent deforestation and the overall degradation of […]