: Why the Brazilian government published twice the rate of deforestation?

Why the Brazilian government published twice the rate of deforestation?

Mon August 31st, 2015

On August 14, the National Institute for Space Research (INPE) presented the official rate of deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon between August 2013 and July 2014. This result is 3% higher than the number announced in November 2014.

Deforestation places mapped in the latest edition of Prodes are already available in InfoAmazonia. Click here to consult them or check out below.

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