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Chapter Two: The State of the Environment - Latin America and the Caribbean Figure: Annual deforestation rates in the Brazilian Amazon

Annual deforestation rates in the Brazilian Amazon

Notes: Data for 1993 and 1994 are estimates based on the mean rate of deforestation during 1992-94. The 1997 rate is estimated from an analysis of 47 Landsat images.

Source: INPE/IBAMA 1998

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