Brazil’s setting chief accepted paving Amazon freeway towards prior IBAMA warnings

Final week, Eduardo Bim, president of environmental company IBAMA, approved Brazil’s federal authorities to start repaving freeway BR-319 between the cities of Manaus, in Amazonas state, and Porto Velho, in neighboring Rondonia, a route which cuts by probably the most pristine space of the nation’s Amazon rainforest. The choice was criticized instantly by environmental teams … Read more