Deforestation — Gradations Of Loss

“Deforestation of the Brazilian Amazon has surged above three football fields a minute, according to the latest government data, pushing the world’s biggest rainforest closer to a tipping point beyond which it cannot recover.”1

“The world must thrash out a new deal for nature in the next two years or humanity could be the first species to document our own extinction, warns the United Nation’s biodiversity chief.”2

[fig. 2] “A Landsat-7 image of Rondonia, Brazil, taken on February 7, 2001”

[Cover-Photo] Fabian Stöhr, Costa Rica, 2019