Cultivation of açaí in Pará, Brazil - ASCOM/ EMATER

    Indians, Satellites, Helicopters, Machine Guns: All Is Fair in the War to Defend the Amazon

    When George Porto joined Brazil’s environment agency 13 years ago, the country didn’t have ...

    Amazon deforestation - WWF-Brasil/Bruno Taitson

    Brazil’s Plan: Deforestation Zero by 2030

    Home to the vast Amazon, Brazil has reduced its deforestation rate by more than ...

    Logging in the Brazilian Amazon

    Brazilian Loggers Double Amazon Deforestation Hoping for Amnesty

    In Brazil, deforestation rates in the Amazon, the world’s biggest rain forest, more than ...

    Amazon deforestation

    Only Zero Deforestation Can Save Brazil’s Rainforest

    High-tech smuggling operations may not be what you'd normally associate with the ongoing clearance ...

    Brazilian Amazon

    Brazil’s Land Reform Is Spurring Amazon Deforestation, Greenpeace Claims

    Brazil's government has promised to investigate allegations that its policy of settling landless communities ...

    60% of Wood Cut in Brazilian Amazon Goes to Waste

    Studies by Brazil’s Amazonian Institute for Man and the Environment (IMAZON), a non-governmental organization ...

    Brazilian Associations Get Help on Obtaining Green Seal

    Of the 62 forest management units in Brazil that possess what is referred to ...

    Forest Loss in the Amazon Should Be Double of What Was Reported

    Researchers have managed to count the uncountable in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest. In a study ...

    More than US$ 3 Million in Fines on Illegal Loggers in Brazil’s Amazon

    Operation Uiraçu, carried out by the Brazilian Institute of Environment and Renewable Natural Resources ...

    500 Police from Brazil Out for Biopiracy and Animal Trafficking

    To combat biopiracy, illegal transportation of wood, and international trafficking of animals, Brazil’s Federal ...