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Madagascar: The Forest of Our Ancestors

Art / PhotobookOut of Print

By: Patricia C Wright (Author), Frédéric Larrey (Illustrator), Cyril Girard (Illustrator)

236 pages, colour photos, colour illustrations


Hardback | Nov 2010 | #203956 | ISBN-13: 9782952996914
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Language: English, also available in French

A journey into the heart of the most exceptional rainforest in the world, where a large diversity of animals and plants emblematic of Madagascar, such as lemurs, chameleons and orchid live. These very species are today among the planet's most threatened since 90% of the surface area of forest which covered the island has disappeared, half of that during the last 50 years. A fight has been undertaken very recently to combat deforestation and promote reforestation of the forest corridors between the newly created protected areas.

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