These graphs show the changes in policy in the Land Use sectors in Brazil.
Forestry Area of land under government protection
As an example of increased Brazilian policy efforts, Brazil has increased efforts to reduce deforestation, and the amount of land under government protection has increased significantly since 2001.
Agriculture Subsidies to agricultural producers
Brazil made increasing the productivity of agricultural land a priority to reduce expansion into new land and deforestation. Subsidies to producers, in part to modernize their operations, steadily increased over time.