Understanding Contemporary Threats to the Amazon Rainforest

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This presentation will examine sources of destruction to the Amazon rainforest while also highlighting local, international, and Indigenous efforts to protect it. 

Our guest speaker is Brad Jokisch, associate professor of Geography at Ohio University.

Photo of contemporary deforestation of Amazon Rainforest by Felipe Werneck for Ascom/Ibama of Brazil.



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