• Mining

    Areas of mining concessions in the nine Amazonian countries divided by color according to the stage of granting: light green, areas that already contains mining and mineral research; light blue areas, requested ones; dark blue, areas with exploration potential. Relations with protected areas and indigeneous land showed

  • Deforestation

    Forest height 2011 Remote sensing data showing forest height. Brighter greens correspond to higher vegetation cover. Fish bone patterns indicate roads and human activity. 0m Height 73m Source:NASA Deforestation 1976 – 1991 The hatched yellow areas show deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon between the years of 1976 and 1991. Source:GeoNetwork opensource Deforestation 2005-2019 Yellow areas […]


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