Daily Archives: November 15, 2018

IF CURRENT DEFORESTATION RATES CONTINUE, HAITI MAY LOSE ITS FORESTS WITHIN TWO DECADES

Haiti’s deforestation is largely driven by small-scale farming and charcoal production, which involves harvesting wood and heating it to remove water and volatile compounds. New findings indicate that, at current deforestation rates, all of Haiti’s primary forest will be gone within the next two decades, leading to the loss of
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