“Wilderness to the people of America is a spiritual necessity, an antidote to the high pressure of modern life, a means of regaining serenity and equilibrium.” – Sigurd F. Olson, conservationist, author, and leader in wilderness preservation.
Google Earth - Disappearing Forests – Graphics, Images, Statistics
Google Earth - Forest Cover Change (2000-2005)
FAO – United Nations – Deforestation and Net Forest Area Change – Facts and Figures
NASA - Tropical Deforestation
National Geographic – Deforestation and Desertification
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