The dilemma between prosperity and preservation is false. Reforestation experiences, as well as the development of new fibers in the Amazon for the fashion industry, generate income, jobs and taxes while maintaining and expanding the forest.
This author has not written his bio yet.
But we are proud to say that admin.noticias contributed 10 entries already.
Entries by admin.noticias
Earth News Terra proposes a paradigm shift: the 30 million Brazilians who live in the Amazon and their desire for prosperity are not a problem. They are the solution, as long as we know how to take advantage of their knowledge of the forest and explore it with intelligence.
Documentary filmmaker and photographer Adriano Gambarini, who has been for almost 30 days on expeditions in the Amazon, where he has worked for 27 years, describes his feelings and perceptions in the face of the murders of Bruno Pereira and Dom Phillips. His article is pure poetry, a declaration of love for the Amazon and a message of hope.
The investigations and the confession suggest that the killers are illegal arapaima fishermen. Illegal fishing is not an unavoidable problem, as demonstrated by experiences of sustainable arapaima management in the Amazon.
Our starting point is that the forest and other Brazilian and world biomes can produce more wealth if preserved than destroyed. But ir order to achieve that, it is first necessary to listen to those who know nature better than anyone else: the people who traditionally live there.
A sand tip can be seen after a decrease in the Arapiuns river flooding in July. Every six months, a new landscape is revealed in the lower Amazon. Photo: Eder […]
When they established, in 2007, that the Amazon is the longest river in the world, based on expedition, GPS markings and satellite images, Brazilian and Peruvian scientists reaffirmed a truth […]
The sonorous names of Amazon rivers, with their mysterious meanings for lay people, are part of the region’s mystique. In a lecture given on January 25, 1889, the jurist […]
Everyone knows that the Amazon is unique and gigantic in its biodiversity. But see how impressive this data is: On just two forested acres there is a greater variety of […]
The Amazon is a world of surprising and beautiful phenomena that stir our imagination. Think of the flying rivers, vapors in colossal quantities that rise from the forest and come […]
Earth News Terra
Verified unbiased information connecting cultural, economic and scientific dots on the environment, climate and human geography.
To contact our Newsroom, please email us: