Human Activities Are Drying Out the Amazon: NASA Study

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 09:30
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A new NASA study shows that over the last 20 years, the atmosphere above the Amazon rainforest has been drying out, increasing the demand for water and leaving ecosystems vulnerable to fires and drought. It also shows that this increase in dryness is primarily the result of human activities.
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