We return from Itaituba to Santarem by a quicker option, without holes or dust, unlike the combination Transamazonian/BR163.
A impeccable road that does not need asphalt
Hydroelectrics of Tapajos: in map, numbers and graphs
July 23, 2013
((o))eco have reported the repercussions of five hydroelectric power plants to be built. See data from Itaituba, the base city for construction of the plants. Itaituba em números | Infographics
Global Manifesto Calls for End of Investment in Hydroelectric Power Plants
September 23, 2021
The appeal signed by 300 organizations around the world addresses the COP26. According to the document, hydroelectric power plants increase greenhouse gas emissions and deplete natural resources. In the Amazon, Belo Monte deforested an area larger than the city of São Paulo. Works at 12 hydroelectric plants could lead to the deforestation of 9,500 km2 in the Tapajós river basin.
Heads of ICMBio parks speak of environmental impacts
July 25, 2013
Parties responsible for Jamanxin National Park and the Tapajós Flona speak of the possible and the probable impacts of hydropowers.