Researchers alert to the risk of reserve used for research on Amazon to be isolated by the growth of the city of Manaus.
An expedition to the southern Amazon in search of a new species takes years of planning and should bring extra benefits to science.
A new study found that only a few dozen tree species are very common, or “hyperdominant”.
Elevation of price of the metal after the 2008 economic crisis has increased illegal mining in the Peruvian Amazon. Deforestation in the region tripled.
Research on the area increased throughout the year and reached the apex in the first weeks of September.
Biodiversity Research Program provides publication based on 10 years of experience with system biological survey.
Brazilian and foreign researchers will work for five years in a project to know what happened in the Amazon over the past 20 million years.