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Corn planted on former rainforest land
Corn planted on former rainforest land

(Belize)

Clearing of Amazon forest for pasture or soy
Clearing of Amazon forest for pasture or soy

(Brazil)

Soy field adjacent to Amazon transition forest
Soy field adjacent to Amazon transition forest

(Brazil)


Pasture; regenerating forest; and forest in Las Cruces

(Costa Rica)

Soy field abutting against tropical forest
Soy field abutting against tropical forest

(Brazil)


Shifting cultivation by the Trio tribe in the rainforest of Southern Suriname

(Suriname)

Slash-and-burn agriculture
Slash-and-burn agriculture

(Belize)

Deforestation for cattle pasture in Guatemala
Deforestation for cattle pasture in Guatemala

(Guatemala)

Amazon rainforest and cattle pasture
Amazon rainforest and cattle pasture

(Brazil)

Pasture and legal forest reserve near the Arc of Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon
Pasture and legal forest reserve near the Arc of Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon

(Brazil)

Lone Brazil nut tree left standing in a deforested area
Lone Brazil nut tree left standing in a deforested area

(Brazil)

Pasture and legal forest reserve near the Arc of Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon
Pasture and legal forest reserve near the Arc of Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon

(Brazil)

Patchwork of legal forest reserves, pasture, and soy farms in the Brazilian Amazon
Patchwork of legal forest reserves, pasture, and soy farms in the Brazilian Amazon

(Brazil)

Geometric patterns of deforestation
Geometric patterns of deforestation

(Brazil)

Burning the savanna in Guatemala
Burning the savanna in Guatemala

(Guatemala)


Small scale deforestation in the Colombian Amazon


Forst clearing for soy
Forst clearing for soy

(Brazil)

Newly cleared section of Amazon forest
Newly cleared section of Amazon forest

(Brazil)

Slash-and-burn agriculture
Slash-and-burn agriculture

(Belize)

Geometric patterns of deforestation
Geometric patterns of deforestation

(Brazil)

Large-scale soy fields in the southern Amazon
Large-scale soy fields in the southern Amazon

(Brazil)

Cerrado and pasture
Cerrado and pasture

(Brazil)

Soy and forest in the Amazon
Soy and forest in the Amazon

(Brazil)

Slash-and-burn agriculture
Slash-and-burn agriculture

(Belize)

Slash-and-burn agriculture
Slash-and-burn agriculture

(Belize)

Matrix of soy fields, forest reserves, and cattle pasture in the Brazilian Amazon
Matrix of soy fields, forest reserves, and cattle pasture in the Brazilian Amazon

(Brazil)

Riparian forest and soy
Riparian forest and soy

(Brazil)

Forest clearing near Chapada
Forest clearing near Chapada

(Brazil)

Smoldering trees in a deforested landscape
Smoldering trees in a deforested landscape

(Belize)

Conversion of transition forest in the Brazilian Amazon
Conversion of transition forest in the Brazilian Amazon

(Brazil)

Soy field abutting against Amazon transition forest
Soy field abutting against Amazon transition forest

(Brazil)

Conversion of transition forest in the Brazilian Amazon
Conversion of transition forest in the Brazilian Amazon

(Brazil)

Recently cleared cerrado in Brazil
Recently cleared cerrado in Brazil

(Brazil)

Cattle pasture and Amazon forest
Cattle pasture and Amazon forest

(Brazil)

Gallery forest and recovering pasture
Gallery forest and recovering pasture

(Brazil)

Border between forest and soy
Border between forest and soy

(Brazil)

Patchwork of legal forest reserves, pasture, and soy farms in the Brazilian Amazon
Patchwork of legal forest reserves, pasture, and soy farms in the Brazilian Amazon

(Brazil)

Newly cleared section of Amazon forest
Newly cleared section of Amazon forest

(Brazil)

Cleared forest land in Belize
Cleared forest land in Belize

(Belize)

Deforestation in Guatemala
Deforestation in Guatemala

(Guatemala)

Deforestation for cattle grazing near Puerto Maldanado
Deforestation for cattle grazing near Puerto Maldanado
Location: Puerto Maldanado

(Peru)


Aerial view of an open pit mine in Panama
(pan02-2193)

Recently cleared cerrado in Brazil
Recently cleared cerrado in Brazil

(Brazil)

Forest fragments in a sea of soy
Forest fragments in a sea of soy

(Brazil)

Orange orchard planted on deforested land
Orange orchard planted on deforested land

(Belize)

Slash-and-burn agriculture in the rain forest
Slash-and-burn agriculture in the rain forest
Location: Manu National Park in the Rainforest of Peru

(Peru)


Jungle saw mill


Cattle pasture and Amazon forest
Cattle pasture and Amazon forest

(Brazil)

Amazon rainforest and cattle pasture
Amazon rainforest and cattle pasture

(Brazil)

Soy and forest fragments: the new landscape of the southern Amazon
Soy and forest fragments: the new landscape of the southern Amazon

(Brazil)


Cattle pasture and rainforest near PeƱaloza


Patchwork of legal forest reserves, pasture, and soy farms in the Brazilian Amazon
Patchwork of legal forest reserves, pasture, and soy farms in the Brazilian Amazon

(Brazil)



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