Atlantic Rain Forest domain

Deforestation

 

100 years ago and nowadays.

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2 Comments »

  1. Joe Said:

    Fascinating, is the reduction in forest area due entirely to logging, or is it also from urbanization?

  2. cwaichert Said:

    Both of them! It has been 500 years of colonization. Since the first year of colonization the Portugueses had been explored it. And now, it is the most industrialized region in Brazil (70% of our population live in the Atlantic Forest area).


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