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The U.S. ranks 3rd in really large protected areas

11 October 2009 Leave a comment

According to the World Resources Institute, there are 20 protected areas in the United States that are larger than one million hectares, which makes the United States tied for third with China in that category. Brazil ranks first, with 38 protected areas larger than one million hectares.

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