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The Fate Of The Amazon: Fires And Deforestation

Sep 12, 2019

As fires burn in the Amazon rainforest, we ask: To what extent is deforestation responsible for the flames? Coming up, we check in with climate scientist Dr. Carlos Nobre.

But first, we talk to Scott Wallace about his reporting on illegal logging in the Amazon. What impact does it have on the rainforest? And what is being done to stop it? 

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Carmen Baskauf and Chion Wolf contributed to this show.