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Contact: Wim Thiery
wim.thiery@ees.kuleuven.be
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KU Leuven

Disappearing Rainforests

Caption: Vegetation has largely replaced felled rainforests in much of the Congo basin. Less rainforest means less evaporation and increased warming.

Credit: Photo Wim Thiery

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Related news release: Study: Deforestation could intensify climate change in Congo Basin by half


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