Over the 40 years since the BR-364 Highway was built directly through Rondonia, as seen in “Children of the Amazon,” Brazil has experienced a devastating loss of forest. The indigenous and rubber tapper communities directly impacted by this loss are working to prevent it. Google Earth Outreach is helping train the Surui tribe to use Internet technology to monitor and protect the forest.


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    1. […] A shocking time-lapse satellite view showing the devastating loss of forest in the 40 years since the highway was bulldozed through the […]

    2. world clock says:

      Deforestation Video Children of the Amazon – just great!

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