Brazilian Rainforest (IMAGE) NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Caption As seen in the above images taken in June and September 2020 by NASA's Landsat 8 satellite, some parts of the Brazilian Amazon rainforest are experiencing rapid deforestation since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. Red indicates areas that have been cleared. Credit Credits: USGS/Tim Newman Usage Restrictions None License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.