The Wonderful World of the Amazon

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The Amazon is truly amazing — here's five reasons why.

The Amazon rainforest may be located in South America, but it has a far reaching impact across the world. Accounting for 10% of our planet's biodiversity alone, the Amazon rainforest contains extraordinary animals, plants, and trees that (literally) keep both humanity and our planet healthy. The reasons for why the Amazon rainforest is essential are extensive — so here are just five of the most important ones to know on AMAZON RAINFOREST DAY.

A haven for biodiversity

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