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PEER Newsletter: Due to landscape fragmentation, Brazil's rainforests are releasing more carbon dioxide than previously thought

Because of the deforestation of tropical rainforests in Brazil, significantly more carbon has been lost than was previously assumed. This is the result of the scientists of the German Environmental Research Centre UFZ. Information on the research can be found in the newest release of PEER newletter. PEER is the network of European environmental research institutes, and SYKE is one of its members. Photo: Mateus de Dantas de Paula Read more


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PEER News October 2014

PEER_News_BANNER_172px.png SYKE is one of the member organisations of PEER network. The newsletter introduces latest news on European environmental research.