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Online System Allows Brazilian Farmers to Sell Untouched Forest to Other Landowners

Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, protection, forest, Brazil )

- 2013 days ago -
Until recently: If you were a Brazilian landowner who broke the law by clearing your land of native forestry, planting trees was your punishment.

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Sue H (7)
Wednesday December 19, 2012, 9:23 am
Very Inventive. Hope it works well.

Tamara Hayes (185)
Wednesday December 19, 2012, 1:12 pm
It sounds like an extremely viable plan and I hope for all of our sakes that this incentive to leave forested places intact will take hold and and push home the need to protect as much of the rainforest as possible. Good post Cher, thanks.

Ana Fontan (16)
Wednesday December 19, 2012, 1:26 pm
Noted; very interesting!

. (0)
Wednesday December 19, 2012, 4:31 pm
If it works, maybe it could be used elsewhere.

Donna Hamilton (159)
Thursday December 20, 2012, 6:40 am
Noted. Thanks, Cher.

Patricia H. (440)
Thursday December 20, 2012, 7:26 am

Jaime Alves (52)
Thursday December 20, 2012, 10:50 am

Lynne Buckley (0)
Thursday December 20, 2012, 2:08 pm

AWAY AWHILE Cal Mendelsohn (1067)
Friday December 21, 2012, 12:04 am
Great article--thanks cher

Gvapo T (22)
Saturday December 22, 2012, 8:52 am
good idea
I hope it will work and that we will see positive effects of it soon :)

Carol H (229)
Wednesday December 26, 2012, 4:46 am
noted, thank you Cher
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