Researchers at the Federal University of Western Pará (UFOPA), Brazil, join InfoAmazonia to investigate applications of water quality sensor Mãe d’Água in rural and urban areas of Santarém, state of Pará, in the Amazon.
May 27, 2016
Experts seek a way to assess the presence of mercury in the environment and organisms before it becomes toxic.
April 1, 2016
The mining has left deep scars in the Yanomami people and in their territory. Between 1986 and 1990, it is estimated that 20% of the population (1,800 people) died due to disease and violence caused by invading gold miners.
March 16, 2016
Research reveals details about the properties of aerosol particles of the Amazon and points to impacts caused by pollution in Manaus