Earlier than Bolsonaro took workplace in 2019, the Brazilian Amazon hadn’t recorded a yr with greater than 10,000 sq. kilometers of deforestation in over a decade. Between 2009 and 2018, the common per yr was 6,500 sq. kilometers in contrast with the common of 10,500 sq. kilometers throughout Bolsonaro’s time period.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/climate-activists-call-for-investigation-of-bolsonaro/2021/10/12/98926d84-2b2e-11ec-b17d-985c186de338_story.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_world | Local weather activists name for investigation of Bolsonaro