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MorningLine: Amazon Fires P.2
The Amazon is on fire, why you should care?
On today's MorningLine, we are joined by Maria Luisa Jorge, an Earth & Environmental Science expert, as well as an expert on the Amazon, to talk about the importance of the Amazon rain forest, why deforestation could impact the entire planet, and she will also ask the question...is is true that the Amazon is the lungs of the planet?
The parent company of Timerberland, Vans and the NorthFace, said it will stop buying Brazilian leather for its products over concerns the South American country isn't doing enough to grapple with fires..