Environment

    Amazon's blue macaws - WWF

    Agribusiness Lobby Strips Brazil of a Puerto Rico of Conservation Areas

    With Brazil in political turmoil, the bancada ruralista agribusiness lobby that dominates Congress has ...

    Hundreds of howler monkeys have been killed by the yellow fever virus. Credit: Carla Possamai, Muriqui Project of Caratinga

    Yellow Fever Is Wiping Out Brazil’s Howler Monkeys

    The deadly yellow fever — an infectious disease caused by a mosquito-borne virus — ...

    Tropical Forest Institute (IFT) in action at the city Paragominas, Pará state

    Brazil’s Former Minister Wants Farmers and Environmentalists United to Save the Amazon

    Former Brazilian Environment Minister Izabella Teixeira has made an impassioned plea for a “new ...