Tag: Amazon Watch

Indigenous groups call for urgent action to protect Amazon headwaters region in Peru and...

A number of indigenous groups have called for emergency support to stop the governments of Ecuador and Peru from expanding new fossil fuel, mining, and large-scale industrial development

Amazon fires decreased in September but crisis far from over, says conservation group

The number of fires in the Amazon in September decreased compared to the same period last year, according to the latest data from the Brazilian National Institute for Space Research (INPE)