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Fires Continue to Blaze in Brazil

11.5S 63.5W

September 11th, 2012 Category: Fires

Brazil – August 29th, 2012

Fires continue to blaze across Brazil, burning land in the states of Rondônia, Mato Grosso and Amazonas (click here for previous images). These fires are likely agricultural, set by farmers to clear land for crops, and may be contributing to problems of deforestation in the region.

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