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'It's a food forest': Amazon villagers face down Bolsonaro threat

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Project part-funded by Global Greengrants Fund UK provides economic incentive to protect forest Please donate to our appeal here From space, the Amazon rainforest resembles a giant dark-green lung veined with blue rivers that is steadily succumbing to the disease-like spread of grey fires, orange roads and square-cut farms. What the satellite images cannot show is how most of the remaining bands of verdant, healthy foliage are defended on the ground by forest dwellers who act as antibodies to drive out malignant invaders. Among the most impressive of these is the Tapajós-Arapiuns...
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