Deforestation rises in Colombia’s Chiribiquete National Park as cattle invade; Antonio Jose Paz Cardona; Monga Bay

For the past several years, the Colombian Amazon has been hit harder by deforestation than any other region in the country, according to the Institute of Hydrology, Meteorology, and Environmental Studies (IDEAM). The institute’s 2020 report found that 158,894 hectares (about 1,589 square kilometers or 613 sq miles) were deforested in Colombia in 2019. Of […]

Source: Deforestation rises in Colombia’s Chiribiquete National Park as cattle invade

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