Amazon Rainforest at the Brink: Study Warns of Imminent Tipping Point by 2050

Amazon Wildfires Rage Across The Rainforest [PHOTOS]
"A comprehensive study recently published in the journal Nature warns that the Amazon rainforest, often dubbed the "lungs of the earth," is on the brink of a catastrophic tipping point by the year 2050 due to the combined pressures of deforestation, drought, fires, and climate change. This critical threshold, if crossed, could lead to irreversible damage, transforming vast stretches of this biodiverse ecosystem into drylands.

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