SAD detected 152 square kilometers of deforestation in the Legal Amazon in July 2013. That represented an increase of 9% in relation to July 2012 when deforestation totaled 139.5 square kilometers. It was possible to monitor 92% of the forest area in the Legal Amazon while in July 2012 there were more clouds and it
Santos, D., & Barreto, G. (2012). Unidades de Conservación Estatales del Pará en la región de la Calha Norte del Río Amazonas 2a Edição (2nd ed., p. 26). Belém: Imazon.
Land tenure issues and lack of human resources are impediments to Conservation Unities consolidation in the Amazon. Pinto, I. C., Vedoveto, M., & Veríssimo, A. 2013. Environmental Compesation: An Opportunity for Consolidating Conservation Units in Para (p. 53). Belém: Imazon.
Capobianco, J. P; Veríssimo, A.; Moreira, A.; Sawyer, D.; Santos, I & Pinto, L. P. (Orgs.) 2004.
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
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Check this for information about the largest corridor of biodiversity in the world. In December of 2006, the State Government of Pará created five Conservation Units (UCs) in the Calha Norte of the Amazon River, a high priority region for the conservation of biodiversity and with a large part of its territory still covered with
Check out now the deforestation and forest degradation data for may 2013 in the Brazilian Amazon.
Check the data on deforestation and forest degradation in the Amazon in april 2013 Martins, H., Fonseca, A., Souza Jr., C., Sales, M., & Veríssimo, A. 2013. Forest Transparency for the Brazilian Amazon (April 2013) (p. 12). Belém.