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In Brazil, a ballot where the fate of the Amazon rainforest is at stake

2022-10-01T14:56+0200tellerreport (en)

The Brazil ians will choose, Sunday, October 2, the course that their country will take for the next four years. And they will decide if it will be greener. Because on the environmental level, everything opposes the two favorites in the presidential election, the outgoing far-right head of state Jair....

Worst Brazil forest fires in a decade, yet election silence

2022-10-01T14:29+0200whig (en)

FILE - A billboard in support of the Brazil ian President who is running for reelection, Jair Bolsonaro, with phrases written in Portuguese, left, "We are Bolsonaro," right, "We Believe in God and Value the Family," is displayed at the entrance of a farm in the municipality of Humaita, Amazonas state, Brazil, Sept.

'Satellite heroes' behind earthquake relief

2022-10-01T12:55+0200ecns (en)

(ECNS) -- Soon after a 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck Luding County, southwest China's Sichuan Province at 12:52 pm on Sept. 5, 2022, the China Center for Resources Satellite Data & Application immediately started emergency rescue work. The Gaofen-3 resource satellite acquired the SAR images of the....

Wildfires Race Through Brazil's Amazonas State

2022-09-22T13:07+0200barrons (en)

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers visit http://www.djreprints.com. https://www.barrons.com/news/wildfires-race-through-brazil-s-amazonas-state-01663844720. Wildfires blaze in remote areas of Brazil ’s Amazonas State.

Lightning was fired in the Arctic in 2021 by climate change

2022-09-22T10:55+0200bullfrag (en)

Something is definitely happening in the Arctic, and it’s no mystery: it’s about climate change. It was already known that global warming is affecting this part of the globe much more sharply than anywhere else, but new evidence shows that the situation is accelerating.

How close is the Amazon tipping point? Forest loss in the east changes the equation

2022-09-20T18:34+0200mongabay (en)

Scientists warn that the Amazon is hurtling toward a tipping point , beyond which it would begin to transition from lush tropical forest into a dry, degraded savanna, unable to support the immense diversity of life that call the world’s largest rainforest home.

The Amazon has suffered more fires since January than in all of 2021

2022-09-20T12:57+0200tellerreport (en)

2022-09-20T10:55:45.709Z. Authorities have identified 75,592 fires since the start of the year in the rainforest Brazil has recorded more forest fires in the Amazon in less than nine months than in all of 2021, according to official figures released on Monday.

More Amazon fires so far this year than all of 2021, Brazil report showsThe number of forest fires in the Brazilian Amazon so far this year has already surpassed that for all of 2021, according to official figures released Monday that triggered new alarm for the world's biggest rainforest.

2022-09-20T12:05+0200ground-news (en)

Brazil reports more Amazon fires so far this year than all of 2021. RIO DE JANEIRO: The number of forest fires in the Brazilian Amazon so far this year has already surpassed that for all of 2021, according to official figures released on Monday (Sep 19) that triggered new alarm for the world's biggest rainforest.

Brazil More Amazon Fires So Far This Year Than All of 2021

2022-09-20T00:50+0200nigeriasun (en)

Rio de Janeiro - The number of forest fires in the Brazil ian Amazon so far this year has surpassed that recorded for all of 2021, according to official figures released Monday that triggered new alarm for the world's biggest rainforest. Satellite monitoring has detected 75,592 fires from January 1....

Brazil More Amazon Fires So Far This Year Than All of 2021

2022-09-20T00:34+0200longbeachstar (en)

Rio de Janeiro - The number of forest fires in the Brazil ian Amazon so far this year has surpassed that recorded for all of 2021, according to official figures released Monday that triggered new alarm for the world's biggest rainforest. Satellite monitoring has detected 75,592 fires from January 1....

While You Were Sleeping: 5 stories you might have missed, Sept 20

2022-09-20T00:25+0200straitstimesSG (en)

Major quake hits Mexico on anniversary of deadly tremors. A powerful earthquake struck western Mexico on Monday, shaking buildings hundreds of miles away in Mexico City on the anniversary of two major tremors in 1985 and 2017, seismologists said. The national seismological agency reported the quake was of magnitude 7.

Brazil More Amazon Fires So Far This Year Than All of 2021

2022-09-20T00:13+0200northernirelandnews (en)

Rio de Janeiro - The number of forest fires in the Brazil ian Amazon so far this year has surpassed that recorded for all of 2021, according to official figures released Monday that triggered new alarm for the world's biggest rainforest. Satellite monitoring has detected 75,592 fires from January 1....

Brazil More Amazon Fires So Far This Year Than All of 2021

2022-09-20T00:10+0200cambodiantimes (en)

Rio de Janeiro - The number of forest fires in the Brazil ian Amazon so far this year has surpassed that recorded for all of 2021, according to official figures released Monday that triggered new alarm for the world's biggest rainforest. Satellite monitoring has detected 75,592 fires from January 1....

In Brazil, the Amazon has seen more fires since January than in all of 2021

2022-09-19T22:50+0200tellerreport (en)

2022-09-19T20:49:36.781Z. According to figures released Monday by the National Institute for Space Research, Brazil recorded more forest fires in the Amazon in the first nine months of the year than in all of… The largest forest in the world is burning: Brazil has recorded more forest fires in the....

More fires in the Amazon since January than in all of 2021

2022-09-19T22:23+0200tellerreport (en)

2022-09-19T20:19:36.267Z. Brazil has recorded more forest fires in the Amazon in less than nine months than in the whole of 2021, according to official figures released on Monday Satellites from the National Institute for Space Research (INPE) have identified 75,592 fires in the largest rainforest....

Brazil reports more Amazon fires so far this year than all of 2021

2022-09-19T21:31+0200urdupoint (en)

The number of forest fires in the Brazil ian Amazon so far this year has already surpassed that recorded for all of 2021, according to official figures released Monday that triggered new alarm for the world's biggest rainforest. Rio de Janeiro, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 20th Sep, 2022....

Brazil Reports More Amazon Fires So Far This Year Than All Of 2021

2022-09-19T20:57+0200barrons (en)

The number of forest fires in the Brazil ian Amazon so far this year has already surpassed that recorded for all of 2021, according to official figures released Monday that triggered new alarm for the world's biggest rainforest. Satellite monitoring has detected 75,592 fires from January 1 to....

A third of Aussies fear losing their homes to climate change

2022-09-16T19:39+0200samacharcentral (en)

Six in 10 Australians (62%) expect climate change will have a severe effect in their area over the next 10 years and globally across 34 countries more than 71%, including a majority in every single country, expect the same, a new study conducted by Ipsos for the World Economic Forum finds.

A third of Aussies fear losing their homes to climate change

2022-09-16T19:20+0200vervetimes (en)

Six in 10 Australians (62%) expect climate change will have a severe effect in their area over the next 10 years and globally across 34 countries more than 71%, including a majority in every single country, expect the same, a new study conducted by Ipsos for the World Economic Forum finds.

Over 30,000! Brazil's Amazon rainforest hits 12-year record in August

2022-09-10T06:45+0200tellerreport (en)

According to Agence France-Presse, official data released by Brazil on the 1st showed that 33,116 forest fires occurred in the Amazon rainforest in August, the highest number for the same month since 2010. On August 16, 2020 local time, fires continued in the Amazon Rainforest Reserve south of Nuevo....

Organizing the Brazilian Aerial Firefighting Industry to Fly in the Right Direction

2022-09-09T17:37+0200aerialfiremag (en)

Unlike other countries, where aerial firefighting operates a little more autonomously in relation to agricultural aviation, Brazil ’s industry is driven by it. During the last year, the Brazilian National Association of Agricultural Aviation (SINDAG) has intensified its work to support this aerial firefighting.

Forest fires threaten Bolivia's nature reserves

2022-09-08T06:09+0200wn (en)

More than a dozen forest fires have broken out in the lowlands of Bolivia, threatening at least four nature reserves, authorities said on Wednesday. Loading comments... 1m19s Bolsonaro appears for Brazil 's Independence Day parade Reuters 20m41s The failure of....

IBAMA introduces the Sling Dragon into Aerial Firefighting Strategy

2022-09-07T01:17+0200aerialfiremag (en)

Delta, BC, Canada – September 06, 2022 – IBAMA ( Brazil ian Institute of Environment and Renewable Natural Resources) conducts a large and comprehensive annual Forest Firefighting Training program held in Brazil’s capital city of Brasilia at the National Park and includes both theory and practical elements.

Number of Brazil Amazon fires hits five-year high in August

2022-09-02T16:57+0200timesdaily (en)

FILE - Smoke rises from forest fires in the region of Novo Progresso, in Pará, Brazil , on Aug. 21, 2022. More fires burned in the Brazilian Amazon rainforest this August than in any month in nearly five years, thanks to a surge in illegal deforestation.

L'Amazzonia brucia come non mai

2022-09-02T16:14+0200oggitreviso (it)

BRASILE - Gli incendi nella foresta amazzonica brasiliana hanno registrato un'impennata nel mese di agosto, raggiungendo il valore più alto dal 2010, come hanno mostrato i dati governativi brasiliani, superando il numero di incendi dell'agosto 2019 che avevano attirato l'attenzione mondiale subito dopo l'insediamento del presidente Jair Bolsonaro.

In Brazil, the worst month of August in 12 years for the fires in the Amazon

2022-09-02T10:47+0200tellerreport (en)

Last month, satellites from the National Institute for Space Research (INPE) detected 33,116 fires in the Brazil ian Amazon. Against 28,060 in August 2021. An increase closely linked to that of deforestation 33,116 fires for the month of August alone. The Brazilian Amazon experienced its worst....

Brasile. Il numero di incendi in Amazzonia ha raggiunto il massimo degli ultimi cinque anni

2022-09-02T04:53+0200agenpress (it)

AgenPress – Si sono verificati più incendi sono bruciati nella foresta pluviale amazzonica brasiliana nel mese di agosto che in qualsiasi altro mese in quasi cinque anni, causata da un’ondata di deforestazione illegale. I sensori satellitari hanno rilevato 33.116 incendi secondo l’istituto spaziale nazionale brasiliano.

Brasile. Il numero di incendi in Amazzonia ha raggiunto il massimo degli ultimi cinque anni

2022-09-02T02:42+0200aplazio (it)

AgenPress – Si sono verificati più incendi sono bruciati nella foresta pluviale amazzonica brasiliana nel mese di agosto che in qualsiasi altro mese in quasi cinque anni, causata da un’ondata di deforestazione illegale. I sensori satellitari hanno rilevato 33.116 incendi secondo l’istituto spaziale nazionale brasiliano.

Blazing start to Amazon’s ‘fire season’ as burning hits August record

2022-09-01T23:05+0200mongabay (en)

Towns in the Brazil ian states of Amazonas and Pará have experienced a recent bout of skies overcast with thick clouds of smoke, the result of fires raging in the Amazon Rainforest. The forest fires peaked in the last few weeks after hitting a new historical record.

Brazilian Amazon records worst August for fires in 12 years

2022-09-01T22:43+0200english-alaraby (en)

The Brazil ian Amazon recorded its worst month of August for forest fires since 2010, with an 18 per cent rise from a year ago, according to official data released Thursday. The Brazilian INPE space agency said its satellites had recorded 33,116 fires in the rainforest, a key buffer against global....

BRASILE 44 sec Brucia l'Amazzonia, mese d’agosto da record L’ondata di caldo e la deforestazione hanno contribuito all’aumento degli incendi nella foresta brasiliana.

2022-09-01T21:52+0200tio (it)

BRASILIA - Durante il mese di agosto 2022, la foresta amazzonica brasiliana ha subito più incendi rispetto a qualsiasi mese negli ultimi cinque anni. Oltre alle ondate di caldo, le deforestazioni illegali hanno contribuito alla propagazione del fuoco. Incendi da record - I sensori satellitari,....

Indepedent watchdog confirms rampant deforestation in the Amazon

2022-08-31T10:38+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Data from independent forest monitoring group Imazon has confirmed that deforestation in Earth’s largest rainforest is on track to approach the highest level in 15 years. Imazon’s monthly deforestation alert system detected 10,781 square kilometers of forest clearing in the Brazil ian Amazon betwen....

Indepedent watchdog confirms rampant deforestation in the Amazon

2022-08-31T03:45+0200mongabay (en)

Data from independent forest monitoring group Imazon has confirmed that deforestation in Earth’s largest rainforest is on track to approach the highest level in 15 years. Imazon’s monthly deforestation alert system detected 10,781 square kilometers of forest clearing in the Brazil ian Amazon betwen....

Brazil records worst day for Amazon fires in 15 years

2022-08-26T18:52+0200newagebd (en)

A firefighter helicopter drops water to put out a wildfire in the Baixa Limia — Serra do Xures Natural Park near the village of Lobeira, Ourense province, northwestern Spain, on Thursday. — AFP photo. The number of forest fires in the Brazil ian Amazon hit a nearly 15-year high this week, according....

Left 25% Center 50% Right 25% Brazil records worst day for Amazon fires in 15 yearsNumber of forest fires in the Brazilian Amazon hit a nearly 15-year high this week. Satellite monitoring detected 3,358 fires on Monday, Aug 22, the highest number for any 24-hour period since September 2007.

2022-08-26T14:34+0200ground-news (en)

Satellite monitoring detected 3,358 fires on Monday, August 22, the highest number for any 24-hour period since September 2007. The number was nearly triple that recorded on the so-called "Day of Fire" -- August 10, 2019. Experts say Amazon fires are caused mainly by illegal farmers, ranchers and speculators clearing land and torching trees.

Wildfires in Brazil's Amazon hit nearly 15-year high

2022-08-26T03:57+0200trtworld (en)

August is typically when fire season starts in earnest in the Amazon, with the arrival of drier weather. (AP Archive) The number of forest fires in the Brazil ian Amazon has hit a nearly 15-year high this week, according to official figures that provided the latest warning on the advancing destruction of the world's biggest rainforest.

Brazil records worst day for Amazon fires in 15 years

2022-08-26T02:22+0200mb-com-ph (en)

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — The number of forest fires in the Brazilian Amazon hit a nearly 15-year high this week, according to official figures that provided the latest warning on the advancing destruction of the world’s biggest rainforest. This file photo taken on October 01, 2019 shows a fire from....

Brazil Records Worst Day For Amazon Fires In 15 Years

2022-08-25T23:40+0200barrons (en)

This photo taken on October 01, 2019 shows a fire near Itaituba, Para state, Brazil , in the Amazon rainforest NELSON ALMEIDA. The number of forest fires in the Brazilian Amazon hit a nearly 15-year high this week, according to official figures that provided the latest warning on the advancing destruction of the world's biggest rainforest.

Forest fires burn twice as many trees as two decades ago, report finds

2022-08-24T22:50+0200spokesman (en)

Forest fires today are burning nearly twice as many trees as they did just two decades ago, according to a study from the University of Maryland’s Global Land Analysis and Discovery (GLAD) laboratory. The researchers found a typical forest fire season burns 7.4 million acres than in 2001.

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