From our point of view, living in North America, there is no pro, only con. The damage done may indeed be tremendous, and not just to our hobby, but to the eco system of the entire area. For us to it here discussing on the internet how other countries should conduct there affairs, while a large portion of the population lives in poverty is a little presumptuous. However, we do need to think globally, as what happens there will affect us in many ways. We need to, as a country of haves, offer some realistic alternative to what they are doing, that will allow the same financial benefit, since the entire rest of the worlds is being affected by destruction of the rainforest.
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