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The U.S. ranks 36th in forest extent

17 August 2009 Leave a comment

According to the World Resources Institute, the current forest area in the United States is 60.2% of the original forest area, which makes the United States rank thirty-sixth in that category. Guadeloupe ranks first, with a current forest area of 135.6% of the original.

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