The ‘Family of 5’ Primary Forests: A Snapshot of What Remains | National Geographic (blogs)
“Here’s a fact that should be disturbing to anyone concerned about our imperiled forests:
The pace of deforestation has accelerated so rapidly over the past 200 years that today our planet harbors only one-quarter of its original old-growth forest—i.e., forest that has never been logged or cleared.”
Terrifying stuff. What are we doing?