Amazon in Crisis


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the Amazon rainforest and the environmental destruction going on in that region. The article contains a good number of photos.

For more visit:
http://www.greenpeace.org.uk/blog/forests/pictures-silent-crisis-amazon-20140507

Damming the Amazon


The link below is to an article that reports on plans to further dam the Amazon River in South America.

For more visit:
http://inhabitat.com/new-wave-of-amazon-dam-building-to-force-industrialization-of-the-jungle/

Brazil: 210 000 Giant South American River Turtles Hatch


The link below is to an article reporting on the hatching of some 210 000 Giant South American River Turtles in the Brazilian Amazon.

For more visit:
http://news.mongabay.com/2014/0211-hance-mass-turtle-hatching-photos.html