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The world's incredible rainforests most under threat

Love Exploring Logo By Kayleigh Rattle of Love Exploring | Slide 1 of 26: From Borneo to the Amazon, many of the world's key rainforests – and endemic species – are currently under threat. Sadly, deforestation is rife around the world, whether that’s for logging, extracting natural resources or agricultural demands. Shockingly, rainforests now only cover approximately 6% of the Earth’s surface (it was once more than double that), but they're still as intriguing as ever.

It's a jungle out there

From Borneo to the Amazon, many of the world's key rainforests – and endemic species – are currently under threat. Sadly, deforestation is rife around the world, whether that’s for logging, extracting natural resources or agricultural demands. Shockingly, rainforests now only cover approximately 6% of the Earth’s surface (it was once more than double that), but they're still as intriguing as ever.
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