The number of fires nearly doubled this year in Brazil. And one of the main reasons are the criminals burnings for agricultural expansion.
September 12, 2012
Monitoring of the National Institute for Space Research (INPE) identified 100% increase in the rate of fires in Amazonas state between 1st and 11th September 2012.
September 13, 2012
Thousands of hectares were burned at Bolivian northern Amazon in the last month as a result of drought and heat, according to a report by the Forest Transparency Program of Herencia.
August 11, 2012
In recent weeks, the project team of interactive maps of ((o))eco made its first update of data on deforestation and fire. See how it was done and browse through the latest data on the maps.