The Amazon rainforest is losing its resilience – here's what we need to do

The Amazon rainforest is suffering because of human activity and droughts. Image: REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Liz Kimbrough

Journalist, Mongabay


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A drier Amazon rainforest is a less resilient one. Image: Mongabay/Rhett A. Butler
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