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Uploaded on Thursday 29 Dec 2011 by Peter Prokosch

Agricultural fires, Madagascar

Year: 2011 Taken by: Peter Prokosch
Every year as much as a third of Madagascar burns. Fires set for land-clearing and pastureland spread into adjacent wildlands, causing damage to the islands unique ecosystems.
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