PBS NewsHour

Amazon forest guardians fight to prevent ‘tipping point’

Clip: 09/13/2018 | 10m 5s

In Brazil's Maranhao State, indigenous groups are battling a powerful logging mafia to protect the region's remaining and fragile Amazon rainforest. After years of decline, deforestation is again on the rise, threatening a terrifying climate change tipping point. Special correspondent Sam Eaton reports with support from the Pulitzer Center, in collaboration with The Nation and PRI’s The World.

Aired: 09/13/18

Rating: NR

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