De­nuded lands:

The Star Malaysia - Star2 - - LIVING -

Google maps show a loss of 1.5 mil­lion sqkm of for­est – about the size of Alaska – be­tween 2000 and 2012. Dur­ing that pe­riod, Malaysia lost a to­tal of 47,278sqkm, an area larger than Den­mark. It has the world’s high­est rate of for­est loss – 14.4% of its year 2000 for­est cover.

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