Police action ended with the seizure of 6,200 Aruanã ‘white’ fingerlings within the Amazon. Two suspected of carrying out environmental crime were detained during the operation.
January 28, 2022
Scientists emphasize that reducing the threats of contagion by zoonoses depends on “landscape immunity”, but in Brazil, the maintenance of large conserved environments runs into loopholes and delays in implementing the Forest Code.
March 17, 2022
Although living 186 miles away from the area along the Tapajós River where illegal mining is concentrated, Santarém's inhabitants are at high risk of mercury poisoning.
October 10, 2012
By its natural richness, the creation of conservation units in this zone played an important role in the control of predatory fishing. This opened the way for fisheries management.