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The Amazon: How Will This Story End?

The Amazon is largest, most biodiverse forest in the world and plays a critical role in global climate stability.

It is the backdrop to some of humanity’s most inspiring stories, as well as its grimmest nightmares. Some say the Amazon rainforest serves as the lungs of the planet. For the Rainforest Alliance, it is the heart.

Burning Peruvian forest - photo by Mohsin Kazmi

Forests are falling at an alarming rate.

Each minute, 85 acres are destroyed.