Guatemala braces for unprecedented year of deforestation in Maya reserve

Central America‚Äôs largest protected area is in for a difficult year next year. The Maya Biosphere Reserve in Guatemala is facing increased pressure from cattle ranching at the same time that drought threatens to spark an unprecedented wave of fires. Meanwhile, a tumultuous government transition could leave environmental agencies without enough funding and resources to … Continue reading Guatemala braces for unprecedented year of deforestation in Maya reserve