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Threat to Brazilian Rainforests

by Thursday, Aug. 17, 2000 at 2:42 AM

Threat to Brazilian Rainforests


>>This is important for all of us!!!


>>Brazilian congress is now voting on a project that will reduce the

>>amazon forest to 50% of its size. The area to be deforested is 4 times

>>the size of Portugal and would

>>be mainly used for agriculture and pastures for live stock...

>>All the wood is to be sold to international markets in the form of wood

>>chips, by multinational companies...

>>The truth is that the soil in the amazon forest is useless without the

>>forest itself. Its quality is very acidic and the region is prone to

>>constant floods. At this time more

>>than 160.000 square kilometers deforested with the same purpose, are

>>abandoned and in the process of

>>becoming deserts.

>>We cannot let this happen. Copy the text into a new email, put your

>>complete name in the list below, and send to everyone you know. (Don't

>>just forward it cos then it

>>will end up with rows of >>>'s) If you are the 100th person to sign

>>please send a copy to

>>Thank you.


>>01-Fernanda de Souza Saviolo - Rio de Janeiro - RJ - 18/06/83

>>02-Nara Maria de Souza - Rio de Janeiro - RJ - 11/08/50

>>03-Julio Cesar Fraga Viana - Rio de Janeiro - RJ - 01/01/54

>>04-Monica Grotkowsky Brotto -Sao Paulo - SP - 23/08/77

>>05-Mauricio Grotkowsky Brotto - S*o Paulo -SP 29/09/78

>>06-Ricardo A. Corrallo - SP 16/08/75

>>07-Sunny Jonathan - SP 18/10/1970

>>08-Leonardo Larsen Rocha - SC 23/01/1972

>>09-Evandro Sestrem - SC 26/06/1979

>>10-Marco AurClio Wehrmeister - Blumenau - SC 18/06/1979

>>11-Angela Maria GonAalves - Blumenau -SC 25/07/1959

>>12-Alessandra Bernardino - Blumenau - SC - 25/12/1980

>>13-Pedro Carstens Penfold - Rio de Janeiro - RJ - 12/09/82

>>14-Annelena Porto Delgado - S*o Paulo - SP - 27/07/77

>>15-Erica Couto -S*o Paulo -SP 29/09/78

>>16-Elaine Couto- S*o Paulo - SP

>>17-Tatiana de Almeida Voivodic - S*o Paulo-SP

>>18-Solange B Furlanetto - S*o Paulo / SP

>>19-Marcos de Souza Mello - S*o Paulo / SP

>>20-Eliane Santiago - S*o Paulo / SP

>>21-Francisca J. Bezerra Alves Ara*jo - S*o Paulo / SP

>>22-Carlos Alberto Dantas Junior - Rio de Janeiro / RJ

>>23-Daniel Rodrigues da Cruz - Rio de Janeiro / RJ

>>24-Gabriella Gaida - Rio de Janeiro - RJ - 04/05/72

>>25-CecElia Silva Teixeira Pinto - RJ - 03/06/75

>>26-Tania Santos Miguel

>>27-Celso Henrique Diniz Valente de Figueiredo - RJ - 10/08/49

>>28-Marcelo Lopes Rheingantz - Rio de Janeiro - RJ - 20/12/80

>>29-Rodrigo Tassinari de Oliveira - Rio de Janeiro - RJ - 19/04/83

>>30-AndrC Lobato Pinheiro - Rio de Janeiro - RJ - 07/07/81

>>31-Ismael dos Santos Silva - RJ - 28/08/79

>>32-Gustavo Alexandre Caetano Correa - RJ - 08/09/80

>>33-Juana Varella Barca de Amorim - Rio de Janeiro, 14/03/83

>>34-Nara Faria Silva -RJ- Rio de Janeiro , 15/12/82

>>35-Isabella Jaggi - SP - S*o Paulo, 03/12/82

>>36-Diana de Andrade Freitas - Rio de Janeiro - RJ - 21/06/83

>>37-Karina Dourado - S*o Paulo - 18/01/80

>>38-Pablo Genuncio Garcia - Rio de Janeiro - 27-06-81

>>39-FabEola Morais de Lucca - S*o Paulo - 03/02-78

>>40-Alexei Morais de Lucca - S*o Paulo - SP - 12/08/75

>>41-Renata Regina Roxo - S*o Paulo - SP - 03/11/74

>>42-Fernanda Teixeira - S*o Paulo - SP - 17/09/76

>>43-Patricia Freitas - S*o Paulo - SP

>>44-Cintia Regina K*rner - Alemanha - DE -

>>45-Wolfgang K*rner - Alemanha - DE

>>46-Roseani Vieira Rocha - San Francisco - CA

>>47-Angela Ichimura - S*o Paulo - SP

>>48-Assunta Viola - Sao Paulo - SP

>>50-Marina Amaral - Alemanha - DE

>>51-Fabian Rodrigues Caetano - Sao Paulo - SP - 15/01/1971

>>52-Luciana Cabrera- Santa Barbara- Ca

>>53- Andrea Torres- Lahaina, Hawaii

>>54- Carla Duarte- New York, NY

>>55- Sergio Goes- New York, NY

>>56- Itaal Shur - New York, NY

>>57- Hiroyoku Sanada-New York,NY

>>58- Marianne Ebert-new york,NY

>>59- Gloriana M. Calhoun - New York, NY

>>60- Roger Jazilek - New York, NY

>>61- Cheryl To - New York, NY

>>62- Judy Mercer - Paris, France

>>63- Evelyne Pouget- Woodstock, NY

>>64- Hera-Woodstock, NY

>>65- Nicos Peonides - Cyprus - New York NY

>>66 - Fiona Cousins - new York, NY

>>67 - Alistair Millington - London, UK

>>68 - Edgar Craggs - Bristol, UK

>>69 - Chris Hastie - Nottingham, UK

>>70 - Adam Barley - Bristol, UK

>>71 - Dawn Morgan - Bristol, UK

>>72 - Sangeet Portalski, Freiburg Germany

>>73 - Kan-Darko Paukovic, Zagreb, Croatia

>>74 - Tihomir Volic, Bobota, Croatia

>>75 - Srdjan Kovacevic, Osijek Croatia

>>76 - Jasmina Malnar, Ogulin, Croatia, 29/12/67

>>78 - Majda Pavlekovic, Zagreb, Croatia, 08/10/67

>>79 - Nenad Ravlic, Rijeka, Croatia

>>80 - Miroslav Stanimirov, Norway

>>81 - Hadzialic Armin, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

>>82 - Vanja Christian Hamzic, Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

>>83 - Nikolaus Link, Vienna, Austria

>>84 - Reinhold Stumpf, Vienna, Austria

>>85 - Marlene Krammer, Vienna, Austria

>>86 - Anca Purdea, Vienna, Austria87 - Jergitsch Margaretha, Vienna,


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