A new study analyzing hundreds of aerial readings of emissions above the forest canopy found that forest regions in the southeast were most affected.
Category: Amazon Jungle
Brazilians are paying more for electricity, dealing with the possibility of water rationing and expecting a destructive fire season in the Amazon in the worst dry spell in at least 90 years.
There were bright spots, but the total lost acreage increased by 12 percent over all from the year before, according to new research.
A Brazilian pilot working for wildcat miners escaped death when his plane went down in a remote area. He walked through the jungle for 36 days before being rescued.
Former environmental officials from both parties are pressing President Biden to counter deforestation in the Amazon, especially in Brazil.