Deforestation in Brazil Amazon rainforest soars 67 percent
May begins the dry season in the Amazon rainforest, making it easier for loggers and other industries to cut down trees.
Brazilian photographer Salgado highlights Amazon Forest destructionBrazilian photographer Salgado highlights Amazon Forest destruction
Brazil's environment minister resigns amid probeBrazilian Environment Minister Ricardo Salles quit on Wednesday, facing a criminal investigation of whether he obstructed a police probe of illegal logging in the Amazon rainforest. Jayson Albano reports.
Amazon Went From 'Carbon Sink' to Carbon PolluterSÃO JOSÉ DOS CAMPOS, BRAZIL — The Amazon used to be praised as our planet's lungs, absorbing a lot of Earth's carbon dioxide.
However, things are going very wrong in the Amazon, and it's now..