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Rainforest destruction

Top 10 countries by area of rainforests and woodlands cut down during the period 2001-2014. The possible reforestation of these areas isn't taken into account, as it doesn't avoid the ecological impact.


Source: GFW

Evolution of forests

The following map shows forest area evolution (1990-2010). Colour indicates increase or decrease of each country woodlands, and intensity indicates the proportion of land area relative to forests.