Sernanp detected increase in illegal mining in an air patrol to assess possible impacts of illegal activities.
November 13, 2020
Exclusive survey reveals 145 requests filed with the National Mining Agency as of November 3, the highest number in 24 years. A bill presented by President Bolsonaro would legalize activities currently prohibited by the Constitution. Image: operation against illegal mining in TI Kayapó, in 2017. Photo: Felipe Werneck/InfoAmazonia.
November 10, 2015
The park will have an area of more than one million hectares and it will protect a significant sample of biodiversity and a unique place in the Amazon.
August 17, 2015
MAAP found increasing deforestation in the buffer zone and inside the Park. Were documented recent deforestation of 538 hectares within the Park and an additional 2,100 hectares in the surrounding buffer zone.