Half of our remaining rainforests will be destroyed
by the year 2025 if the present rate of destruction continues & there will be no rainforests remaining by the year 2060.
Man has increased nature’s normal extinction rate by 10,000% and
most of this increase is taking place in the rainforests due to the destruction of rainforests.
- An estimate of 9,000 species are going extinct each year, most of them from the
- Almost half of the world’s original four billion acres of rainforest are now gone.
The lost area due to the destruction of rainforests equals the combined size of Washington, Idaho, California, Nevada