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Article | February 21, 2024

The Cerrado crisis: Brazil’s deforestation frontline

Everyone knows the Amazon is in crisis. But next door another ecological catastrophe is unfolding in the Cerrado savannah, which is being destroyed to feed the world’s appetite for beef.
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