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With wildfires raging, Bolivia seeks help from Supertanker plane

Added: 22.08.2019 21:16 | 9 views | 0 comments

Wildfires raging in eastern Bolivia have burned more than 450,000 hectares (1.1 million acres), or roughly an area the size of the U.S. state of Delaware, officials in San Cruz province estimate.


Bolsonaro says Brazil lacks resources to fight Amazon fires

Added: 22.08.2019 20:16 | 1 views | 0 comments

The Brazilian government lacks the resources to fight a record number of wildfires burning in the Amazon rainforest, President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday, weeks after telling donors he did not need their money.


Brazil prosecutors probe surge in Amazon deforestation and fires

Added: 22.08.2019 20:02 | 11 views | 0 comments

Federal prosecutors in Brazil said on Thursday they will investigate a spike in deforestation and wildfires raging in the Amazon state of Pará to determine whether there has been reduced monitoring and enforcement of environmental protections.


Wildfires rage in the Amazon

Added: 22.08.2019 18:19 | 2 views | 0 comments

Record-setting wildfires are raging at a record rate in Brazil's Amazon rainforest. Follow here for the latest.


Amazon rainforest burning at record rate, engulfing Bolsonaro in controversy

Added: 22.08.2019 16:57 | 2 views | 0 comments

As the Amazon rainforest continues to burn, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is walking back allegations that he blamed NGO's for setting the wildfires. His policies have led to a surge in deforestation and development in the Amazon. Wall Street Journal correspondent Samantha Pearson joined CBSN on the phone from Brazil to discuss the latest developments.


Amazon rainforest fire 2019: What caused the wildfires? Which areas have been affected?

Added: 22.08.2019 16:21 | 17 views | 0 comments

Countless fires are destroying the Amazon rainforest at an alarming rate

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Amazon rainforest fire: Dramatic satellite images show devastating scale of wildfire destruction

Added: 22.08.2019 15:17 | 8 views | 0 comments

These dramatic images show the destruction sweeping the Amazon as wildfires rage through the Brazilian rainforest.

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Brazil's Bolsonaro says government lacks the resources to fight Amazon fires

Added: 22.08.2019 12:49 | 1 views | 0 comments

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday that the government lacks the resources to fight wildfires in the Amazon rainforest after satellite images showed a record number of burning spots this year.


Amazon Rainforest fire LIVE: Devastating fires are 'INCREASING' - Amazon fires latest

Added: 22.08.2019 12:45 | 19 views | 0 comments

WILDFIRES raging in the Amazon rainforest have hit a record high number this year. Follow’s latest updates from the burning forest.


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