The number of fires, as always, rises this season. InfoAmazonia shows a map with the last count made by VIIRS satellite sensor, which has higher resolution and revealed more than 6,000 hotspots on 26 July.[:]
May 11, 2016
In a desperate move the birds, many endangered, sought refuge in the city of Caracaraí.
January 29, 2016
InfoAmazonia map updated in real time with data from NASA reveals the concentration of heat sources in the State of Roraima, which borders Venezuela and Guyana
January 2, 2016
They stress the need for global leaders to address the growing problem of tropical forest fires, to both protect wildlife habitat and improve public health.