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# amazon-rainforest - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Saoirse McHugh: How Ireland can help in fighting the Amazon rainforest fires
# Amazon Fires
# Amazon Fires

Saoirse McHugh: How Ireland can help in fighting the Amazon rainforest fires

Sep 1st 2019, 8:30 PM 16,062 Views 45 Comments

Giving money to Brazil may not be the solution, but there are ways to make a difference.

# amazon-rainforest - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro open to €18 million G7 offer if Macron 'withdraws insults'
# Blazes
# Blazes

Brazil's Bolsonaro open to €18 million G7 offer if Macron 'withdraws insults'

Updated Aug 27th 2019, 10:16 PM 48,250 Views 75 Comments

Macron and Bolsonaro have been engaged in a diplomatic spat in recent days.

# amazon-rainforest - Friday 23 August, 2019

'Ireland has beef with Bolsonaro' - Extinction Rebellion protest enters lobby at Dublin's Brazilian Embassy
# Amazon Fires
# Amazon Fires

'Ireland has beef with Bolsonaro' - Extinction Rebellion protest enters lobby at Dublin's Brazilian Embassy

Aug 23rd 2019, 2:35 PM 24,434 Views 54 Comments

A demonstration is ongoing this afternoon.

# amazon-rainforest - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Record number of Amazon wildfires lit on purpose, claims president of Brazil
# Amazon Rainforest
# Amazon Rainforest

Record number of Amazon wildfires lit on purpose, claims president of Brazil

Aug 21st 2019, 7:08 PM 15,489 Views 19 Comments

Nearly 73,000 forest fires have been reported in the country so far this year.

# amazon-rainforest - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Opinion: Deforestation isn't just changing our climate, it could be destroying life-saving medicines
# Rainforest
# Rainforest

Opinion: Deforestation isn't just changing our climate, it could be destroying life-saving medicines

Sep 4th 2014, 8:00 AM 2,962 Views 15 Comments

The impact on the local biodiversity in the deforested areas is detrimental and potentially irreversible.

# amazon-rainforest - Sunday 8 June, 2014

UPDATE: Paddy Power did not cut down a single Amazonian tree
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From The Daily Edge
# Pr Power

UPDATE: Paddy Power did not cut down a single Amazonian tree

Jun 8th 2014, 12:30 PM 55,834 Views 126 Comments

But it wasn’t Photoshopped either…

# amazon-rainforest - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Court upholds ruling that Chevron must pay $18bn for Amazon pollution
# Ecuador
# Ecuador

Court upholds ruling that Chevron must pay $18bn for Amazon pollution

Jan 4th 2012, 10:04 AM 1,915 Views 11 Comments

The lawsuit sought damages on behalf of 30,000 people for environmental contamination and illnesses that allegedly resulted from operations in the Amazon rain forest over an 18-year period.

# amazon-rainforest - Thursday 28 October, 2010

A decade of discovery:1,200 new species found in Amazon rainforest
# Rainforest
From The Daily Edge
# Rainforest

A decade of discovery:1,200 new species found in Amazon rainforest

Oct 28th 2010, 7:23 AM 1,385 Views 0 Comments

In Pictures: An amazing array of new species that have been uncovered in the Amazon rainforest.

# amazon-rainforest - Tuesday 10 August, 2010

British man walks length of the Amazon
# Amazon Rainforest
From The Daily Edge
# Amazon Rainforest

British man walks length of the Amazon

Aug 10th 2010, 7:50 AM 441 Views 0 Comments

Ed Stafford has walked for a record breaking 859 days along the entire length of the Amazon River.