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WHAT CAN YOU DO?


It may seem that the best way of not contributing to tropical – or any other – deforestation is not to buy wood. But, as you have seen, if people stop buying wood, there will be one less way for forest dwellers to make a living from their forests and one more reason for them and their governments to allow the forests to be cut down to make way for farming, ranching, plantations, mining…

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