The Amazon already has river channels in the process of flooding.

5 river channels are already in the process of flooding and 4 are at the end of the ebb, according to information from the Civil Defense of Amazonas made available on 10/31. The Juruá, Purus, Madeira, Alto Solimões and Rio Negro river channels are in the process of flooding. The Médio Solimões, Baixo Solimões, Médio […]

Amazonas State Government hires firefighters to combat wildfires

The Amazonas State Government has allocated R$1.1 million to pay for the work of 153 firefighters in nine municipalities, to reinforce the fight against fires in the interior of Amazonas. The project is a cooperation between the State Secretariat for the Environment and the Sustainable Amazon Foundation (FAS), with financial support from Rewild for the […]

More than 400 state agents work to combat fires in Amazonas

There are more than 400 state agents, including firefighters, civil and military police officers, agents from the National Center for Preventing and Combating Forest Fires (Prevfogo), the Brazilian Institute for the Environment and Natural Resources (Ibama), inspectors from the Amazonas Environmental Protection Institute (Ipaam), men from the National Force, as well as firefighters hired by […]

ADS helps families affected by landslides in Beruri

The Amazonas State Government, through the Amazonas Sustainable Development Agency (ADS), has acquired around 1 ton of regional products. The food, purchased through the Family Acquisition PROGRAM (PAF), was destined for the families affected by the landslide in the Arumã community in Beruri.

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