Twelve thousand spots registered: this is already the year with the highest number of fires detected in the state of Amazonas, from the start of series history, in 1998.
23 October 2015 at 8:00 (Updated on 14 September 2020 at 11:58)
November 18, 2015
While wastes trees that brought down, the plant purchase irregular wood, warming up the criminal market that invade indigenous lands.
November 11, 2015
While climate change can certainly exacerbate drought conditions, leading to more frequent wildfires, this year’s ferocious fire season might also have been heavily influenced by the El Niño event developing in the Pacific Ocean.
October 12, 2015
In 21 of the 62 municipalities of Amazonas State, the fire situation is critical, including registration of endangered animals dead. Manaus dawns with strong smoke haze.