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Forests Need Iimmediate Rescue



Posted on 19 January 2012
From Dawn.com: Deforestation is one of the most alarming issues faced by Pakistan. The deforestation rate in Pakistan is estimated to be between 0.2 per cent and 0.5 annually, which is among the highest in the world. According to a survey, forest cover has decreased from 3.59 million acres to 3.32 acres at an average rate of 27,000 acres annually.
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