The highest-ranking states for deforestation saw a plunge of some 60%. Among the factors behind it are the increase in inspections and embargoes, and the fact that producers are denied credit over deforestation.
Ex-Beatles performed surprise event in Clube do Choro concert hall. In a building designed by Oscar Niemeyer, Clube do Choro houses a school where over a thousand students learn musical instruments such as cavaquinho and mandolin.
A total of 11,011 km² of native vegetation was lost from August 2022 to July 2023, 75% of which in the states of Maranhão, Tocantins, Piauí, and Bahia.
A world cultural heritage site recognized by UNESCO since 2017, the wharf was the main port for the disembarking of enslaved Africans in the Americas during the 18th and 19th centuries. Recent work on the archaeological site cost BRL 2 mi.
The wildfire in Mato Grosso do Sul has been contained, the state’s fire brigade reported. The recent rainfall contributed to the agents’ efforts in one of the planet’s richest and most diverse ecosystems.