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Amazon Rainforest Climate
If you are looking for an absolutely fantastic and unique holiday then why not consider Amazon cruises. These are cruises around the amazon than are at once highly fascinating and unique, while at the same time being incredibly luxurious warm and comforting.
The Amazon in South America is the second longest river in the whole world and has by far the largest amount of waterflow. Impressively the discharge of the Amazon is greater than the combination of the next seven largest rivers. It also has the largest drainage basin in the world (7,050,000 square meters) and Read the rest of this entry »
Amazon Rainforest Location
Record prices push new speculators into mining business
PUERTO MALDONADO, Peru — Record gold prices are claiming an unlikely victim: the lush, spectacularly biodiverse rainforests of the Peruvian Amazon.
Since the global economy fell off the edge of a cliff in 2008, sending investors scrambling to put their money into the ultimate safe haven, gold, thousands of illegal miners have flooded into the Madre de Dios region of central Peru.
Now they are ravaging its pristine tropical rainforests and river systems, including some of Peru’s most important nature reserves, using primitive mining techniques to churn through Read the rest of this entry »
Amazon Rainforest Map
What a powerful, visceral movie! They Killed Sister Dorothy was amazing! I could not finish it because I was too upset, but my friend told me the end. Having spent a good deal of time myself in Brazil, I can relate deeply to the attitudes represented in this documentary. Both that if the ranchers, the workers and the PDS participants.
There are several groups of actors in this movie. The ranch and sawmill workers that want to make a living cutting trees and tending to cattle that will become dinner on the plates of middle and Read the rest of this entry »
Located in the Tropical North Queensland region of Australia, is home to the spectacular Daintree Rainforest that is blessed with the best example of natural wonders to be found in what some would say in all of Australia. Holding a world heritage property listing, this is also one of the natural wonders of the world. If you want to enhance the beauty of this awesome forest, choose to stay in the rainforest for a more memorable experience. The many wonderful accommodations will let you hide away among the trees in this phenomenal region.
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