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A Dam-Building Boom is Transforming the Brazilian Amazon

Philip Fearnside is one of the greatest authorities in the world of environmental knowledge about the Amazon. He is a member of the International Society for Ecological Economics (ISEE). Brazil is in the midst of a dam-building spree in the … Continue reading

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Note on Brazilian Deforestation Statistics

Not​e by ECOECO ​regarding the Brazilian government’s failure to publish data from the DETER deforestation monitoring system in the Brazilian Amazon ​To control deforestation in the Amazon, the information furnished by satellite imagery are fundamental. The Brazilian Ministry of the … Continue reading

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