Mammals are one of the hardest hit groups of animals when habitat is lost through human activities.
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Overall, an area the size of around 4,500 football pitches is still being lost every day.
Research discovered that selective logging and wildfires resulted in an annual loss of 54 billion tonnes of carbon from the Brazilian Amazon in 2010. This is the equivalent of 40% of the yearly carbon loss from deforestation.