The State of Amazon

Brito, B. & Barreto, P. 2005. The application of the Environmental Crimes Law has not been effective for the protection of the Amazonian forests. The reasons include the lack of integration between the institutions responsible for punishments and the application of penalties unrelated to environmental damage, weakening the fight against the illegal logging of forests […]

Pereira, D., Santos, D., Veríssimo, A. & Salomão, R. 2011. Status of forest management areas in the State of Pará (N. 20) (p. 6). Belém: Imazon.

Pereira, D., Santos, D., Veríssimo, A., & Salomão, R. 2011. Status of forest management areas in the State of Pará (N. 20) (p. 6). Belém: Imazon.

In this The State of the Amazon we evaluate the state’s land tenure situation with data from different land and environmental institutions. Brito, B., Baima, S., & Salles, J. 2013. Unresolved land tenure issues in Pará (Vol. 23, p. 6). Belém: Imazon.

In this State of the Amazon, we analyze four experiences in environmental and forest funds in the states of Pará and Mato Grosso. Thuault, A., Brito, B. & Santos, P. 2011.

Araújo, E. & Barreto,P.

Brito, B. & Barreto, P. In 2009 two new land laws were published: one by the Federal Government and the other by the Pará State Government. Both deal with rules for regularizing occupation of public lands, but have differences regarding the requirements and processes for issuing land titles.