Under Threat: Deforestation pressure on Congo Basin forests increasing

YAOUNDE, Cameroon (14 November, 2012)_Rainforests in the Congo Basin are being cleared at an alarming rate amid global demand for mineral, energy and wood resources from Africa, experts say, commending efforts by affected nations and other stakeholders to try to create an effective monitoring system.This article was originally posted on Forests News. Click here to read the full article.