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Royal flycatcher (Onychorhynchus coronatus) in the Amazon by Philip Stouffer

The Radical Changes Fires Are Causing the Amazon Flora and Fauna

The number of fires burning in standing Amazon rainforest spiked dramatically in recent weeks, ...

A Kayapo boy with traditional body paint and piercing is seen at his home in Kikretum

Global Forest Watch Detecting Record Forest Loss in the Amazon

Brazil topped the list of the world’s most important Places to Watch for deforestation, ...

Armed men set fire to environmental agency buildings in Brazil's Amazon region

In an Act of Revenge, Brazilian Gold Miners Set Government Buildings Ablaze

Hundreds of armed men have set fire to environmental agency buildings in Brazil’s Amazon ...

Brazil Goes on Mourning and Arrests Owner of Nightclub Where Fire Killed 231

The Brazilian police have arrested today one of the owners of the nightclub Kiss ...

Widespread Burning Leads to State of Emergency in Brazil

Twelve municipalities in the Brazilian northern state of Acre declared a state of emergency ...

A Joint Force to Fight Amazon and Other Fires

Bilateral and multilateral cooperation is crucial to combat and manage forest fires in the ...

US to Help Fight Forest Fires in Brazil

The head of the United States Forest Service, Dale Bosworth, is in Brazil for ...