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Forest des Pins or The Pine Forest, a Haitian patrimony

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Forest des Pins or The Pine Forest, a Haitian patrimony

What you are looking at is the Haitian Pine forest or as it is called in Haiti Forest des Pins. It is comprised of 32 000 hectares of pine which was reserved in the early twentieth century. However, today, Forest des Pins is only about 6000 today. Massive deforestation of the Pine Forest have affected Forest des Pins this in turn caused every year floods and landslides sometimes deadly terrain.

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