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Monday, June 30, 2008

Deforestation in Rondonia State of Brazil

False-color image combining near-infrared, red, and green light to show the extent of deforestation in the state of Rondonia, Brazil, captured by Advance Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) on August 24, 2000. Tropical rainforest appears green while pale red and brown areas represent cleared land. The Jiparana River appears blue.You can imagine what must be the situation today.
Tree cutting is going on the world over.It is high time something is done to stop this.