We lose around 100,000 acres of rainforest every day

That means that every year, we permanently lose more than 36 million acres of rainforest! To put that into perspective, England covers only around 32 million acres. We destroy enough rainforest each year to cover the entire country of England.

Sources:
  1. http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/earth-talks-daily-destruction/
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