Written by Bill Ulfelder | January 24th, 2013
Our blogger follows his grandfather’s advice and travels to the Amazon. But will it be there for his grandchildren to see?
Written by David Cleary | August 15th, 2011
Uncertainty over the new Forest Code rules is one factor leading to a bad year for deforestation. A new grant to The Nature Conservancy is one factor that should help combat it.
Written by David Cleary | October 8th, 2010
The loser in Brazil’s recent presidential election scores a win for the environment— our director of conservation strategies in South America explains.
Written by Eric Haxthausen | September 3rd, 2009
I am presently lodged in a small frontier town of ~30,000 called São Felix de Xingu, in the Northeastern state of Pará, Brazil. The roads are mostly dirt, but it is very lively on a Friday night, with motorbikes driving everywhere and crowds of people at the local boîtes. We had dinner (delicious fish pulled […]