Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Amazon-Deforestation-in-Brazil-27MZIFLIA6WP.htmlConceptually similarAmazon Deforestation in BrazilGP016Y6Completed★★★★★★★Amazon Deforestation in BrazilGP06DKCompleted★★★★Amazon Deforestation in BrazilGP015HFCompleted★★★★★★Amazon Deforestation in BrazilGP03E6Completed★★★★Amazon Deforestation in BrazilGP0IYJCompleted★★★★Amazon Deforestation in BrazilGP01C48Completed★★★★Amazon Deforestation in BrazilGP017DZCompleted★★★★Amazon Deforestation in BrazilGP0TBPCompleted★★★★Amazon Deforestation in BrazilGP0B9FCompleted★★★★View AllGP01D39Amazon Deforestation in BrazilA view from above on a flight from Alta Floresta to Sinop, and the Xingu area. The Cargill soya factory in the Amazon rainforest. Cargill is one of the main exporters of soya in the Amazon and the expansion of soya plantations here is the leading cause of deforestation in the region as huge areas are cleared to meet agricultural demand. Greenpeace document a number of areas in the Amazon, looking at people, natural wildlife and the impact that the soya industry is having on the rainforest landscape.Locations:BrazilDate:23 Feb, 2006Credit:© Greenpeace / Daniel BeltráMaximum size:3504px X 2336pxKeywords:Aerial view-Agricultural land-Cargill-Day-Deforestation-Forests (campaign title)-Industrial buildings-KWCI (GPI)-Outdoors-Rainforests-Soya beansShoot:Amazon Deforestation Documentation in BrazilGreenpeace document a number of geographical locations in the Amazon, looking at the impacts of deforestation on various aspects of forest life. They look at people, natural wildlife and the landscape which has drastically altered as huge areas are cleared to meet agricultural demand. Soya plantations are the leading cause of deforestation in the region.