Postage stamps are a tribute to the 117 years of the Emilio Goeldi Museum of Pará. Images show plants used as anti-inflammatory and even as aphrodisiacs.
Forced Labor in Amazonia
In recent weeks, the project team of interactive maps of ((o))eco made its first update of data on deforestation and fire. See how it was done and browse through the latest data on the maps.
6 rare amphibians called caecilians were found by team building the Santo Antonio hydroelectric plant in Rondonia.
Social program to bring energy to isolated communities is used to provide light to the brother of the governor of Mato Grosso, which has an illegal farm inside a park in the Amazon.
The indigenous Awa-Guajá can disappear due to the advance of logging and exploitation of its territory.
In order cope with pressures non-governmental organization has been heading sustainable actions in the region for the past 15 years. ||
The role of Brazil’s public bank in Amazonian countries has been highly detrimental to local populations and the environment, contrary to what the institution publicizes.
Peru launches a convocation for the building of a highway between Pucapallpa and Cruzeiro do Sul, Brazil’s most isolated city, placing under risk populations and ecosystems in the heart of the Amazon Rainforest.
The photography of this essay was mostly taken at the Yasuní National Park,