Sira - Deforestation Hotspot

The researchers at Amazon Conservation Association have been analyzing satellite footage of Peru's Amazon rainforest and concluded that the area immediately surrounding the Sira Communal Reserve is a deforestation hotspot. Having seen the devastating impact of the conversion of primary forest cattle pasture first hand, we urgently need to bring this environmental disaster to the attention of the international media. Sad times for the Sira.

Read more here: http://maaproject.org/2016/hotspots2015/