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Tag: Friends of Nature Foundation

  • Saturday, May 2nd 2020 - 07:02 UTC

    Marked increase of forest fires in Bolivia, claim environmentalists

    Bolivia registered 15,354 forest fires in the first four months of the year, a 35% jump on the same period last year, the Friends of Nature Foundation (FAN) said.

    Environmentalists in Bolivia warned of a marked increase in forest fires this year that threatens a repeat of the environmental disaster that ravaged much of the Amazon in 2019.
    Bolivia registered 15,354 forest fires in the first four months of the year - a 35% increase on the same period last year, the Friends of Nature Foundation (FAN) said.