The project that linked Manaus to municipalities of the right bank of the Negro River promised progress but brought speculation, deforestation and violence.
A bridge too close
Deforestation in the Amazon: past, present and future
March 21, 2023
According to a new study from RAISG, in just five years, the Amazon could lose almost half of what it lost in the past two decades.
The challenges Lula will face to eradicate illegal deforestation in Amazonia by 2028
November 11, 2022
Specialists focus on the difficulties the new 2023 administration faces to reach the goal promised by the Bolsonaro administration at COP26 last year. Escalating deforestation rates could keep Brazil from carrying out its promise.
Negro River flood has influence of waters of Madeira river
June 5, 2014
The flooding of the Negro River this year is being influenced by the waters of the Madeira River and can be among the five biggest floods in 112 years.