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Marcio Pimenta Captures Aerial Photos of Burning Amazon in Brazil (Portuguese)

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Region of deforested forest in the Acrean Amazon. Image by Marcio Pimenta. Brazil, 2019. 
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The new Brazilian government, under the administration of President Jair Bolsonaro, has cut funds...

Marcio Pimenta is a photojournalist who has been covering fires in the heart of the Amazon as part of his project, "Amazon on Fire." Read the full article in Portuguese on the National Geographic Brazil website

Support for this reporting was made possible by the Rainforest Journalism Fund, in association with the Pulitzer Center.

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