What Can We Do to Save the Amazon?
What Can We Do to Save the Amazon?

It's unlikely you're one of the people who can actually help douse the blaze, but there are other ways you can aid in protecting the rainforest.

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Donate to Rainforest Action Network to protect an acre of the Amazonian rainforest.
Donate to the Rainforest Trust to help buy land in the rainforest. Since 1988, the organization has saved over 23 million acres and counting.
Reduce your paper and wood consumption. Double-check with Rainforest Alliance that what you're buying is rainforest-safe. You can also purchase rainforest safe products from the alliance's site.
Support the World Wide Fund for Nature works to protect the countless species in the Amazon and around the world.
Donate to the Amazon Conservation Team, which works to fight climate change, protect the Amazon and empower indigenous peoples.
Ecosia.org is a search engine that plants a tree for every 45 searches you run.
Donate to Amazon Watch, an organization that protects the rainforest, defends indigenous rights and works to address climate change.
Explore Change.org petitions. A lawyer in Rio Branco has accumulated over 77,000 of his 150,000 signature goal to mobilize an investigation into the Amazonian fires

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