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Green and Pleasant Land - January 2015

Green and Pleasant Land - January 2015 Mario Tama/Getty Images
Deforestation in the Amazon fell by 18% last year, reversing a brief spike in tree loss that had alarmed environmentalists. With forest loss falling for most of the past ten years, is the battle for the Amazon finally being won?

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Presented by Chris Fitch. Reporting by Mark Rowe.

For more on this story, see the January 2015 edition of Geographical Magazine




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