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46 arrested for illegal Amazon logging

46 arrested for illegal Amazon logging 46 arrested for illegal Amazon logging mongabay.com August 11, 2006 The Associated Press reports that 46 people, including 16 agents of the federal environmental…

Amazon soy becomes greener

Amazon soy becomes greener Amazon soy becomes greener mongabay.com July 25, 2006 Brazilian soy crushers and exporters will implement a two-year moratorium on trading soybeans grown on newly deforested lands…

Brazil, U.S. renew Amazon research agreements

Brazil, U.S. renew Amazon research agreements Brazil, U.S. renew Amazon research agreements mongabay.com July 22, 2006 Thursday Brazil and the U.S. renewed two Amazon forest research agreements. Brazilian Deputy Minister…

Amazon rainforest: Empty of animals

Amazon rainforest: Empty of animals Special to mongabay.com: Wilderness Classroom: Expedition 2006The following is an update from The Wilderness Classroom's expedition to the Peruvian rainforest. You can follow their adventures…

Flooded forest habitat in the Amazon rainforest

Flooded forest habitat in the Amazon rainforest Special to mongabay.com: Wilderness Classroom: Expedition 2006The following is an update from The Wilderness Classroom's expedition to the Peruvian rainforest. You can follow…

The Amazon: Fisherman’s paradise

The Amazon: Fisherman's paradise Special to mongabay.com: Wilderness Classroom: Expedition 2006The following is an update from The Wilderness Classroom's expedition to the Peruvian rainforest. You can follow their adventures at…

Forest restoration important in Guyana

Forest restoration important in Guyana Forest restoration important in Guyana IUCN news release May 1, 2006 Guyana: Why Forest Landscape Restoration matters to a country with only 1% rate of…

Fish Flow with the Floods in the Amazon

Fish Flow with the Floods in the Amazon Special to mongabay.com: Wilderness Classroom: Expedition 2006The following is an update from The Wilderness Classroom's expedition to the Peruvian rainforest. You can…

Rivers are the highways of the Amazon

Rivers are the highways of the Amazon Special to mongabay.com: Wilderness Classroom: Expedition 2006The following is an update from The Wilderness Classroom's expedition to the Peruvian rainforest. You can follow…

Exploring the Flooded Streets of Iquitos, Peru

Exploring the Flooded Streets of Iquitos, Peru Special to mongabay.com: Wilderness Classroom: Expedition 2006The following is an update from The Wilderness Classroom's expedition to the Peruvian rainforest. You can follow…

Brazil to protect Amazon rainforest

Brazil to protect 84,000 sq. mi. of Amazon rainforest Brazil to protect Amazon rainforest Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com March 28, 2006 At the United Nations-sponsored environmental conference meeting in Curitiba,…

Global biological diversity in decline

Global biological diversity in decline Global biological diversity in decline Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com March 20, 2006 Global biological diversity is increasingly threatened according to a report released by at…