How may tree species are there in the Amazon and how many of them will go extinct? Stephen Hubble et. al.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States


With Deaths of Forests, a Loss of Key Climate Protectors    (NYTimes)


Why Trees Matter  NYTimes April 12


Environmental disruption causes epidemics  NYTimes

Los glaciares de Ecuador desaparecerán en 70 años por el cambio climático El Comercio 15 Diciembre 2012


'Super grass' could vastly reduce agriculture emissions, say scientistsChristopher W. Dick  et, al. Neogene origins and implied warmth tolerance of Amazon tree species


Ecuador Tala Menos Contamina Más El Comercio 11/23/12


'Super grass' could vastly reduce agriculture emissions, say scientists.”   Brachiaria grasses inhibit the release of nitrous oxide, which has a more powerful warming effect than carbon dioxide or methane”  The Guardian. 17/09/2013


Death of Fredi Taish in army attempt to control illegal mining.


Patricia Gualinga, On Sarayaku and the Yasuni  

Alicia Cahuia,  La Mujer de la Selva

Miguel Angel Cabodevilla: La mantanza de Marzo


Manuela Ima

La Amazonia perdio 1,206 kilómetros cuadrados de selva en cuatro meses.


Ecuador no conoce con exactitude el patrimonio de árboles

maderables.


Corruption in Peru Aids Cutting of Rain Forest  NYTimes October 18,2013


Eucalypto Enemigo Voraz del Bosque


Environmental Justice Atlas for Ecuador


Fracking in Mexico


http://news.mongabay.com/2014/0910-gfrn-watsa-bolivia-ag-expansion-1.html


Pachamama 1


The Amazon’s Flying Rivers Are Drying Up


Waylon Lewis,  7 Reasons Buddhists don’t give a shiite about the Environment.    (Thoughts from a disgruntled Buddhist)


Greenpeace rastreia caminhões no Pará e descobre destruição silenciosa


Clear statement of Rafael Correa’s position


Rivers to Dust:  Climate change forces Bolivian farmers to abandon villages


Patricia Gualinga speaking to Amazon Watch


La situación del Perú frente al cambio climático: algunos números claves.


The gardeners of the forest: Ian Redmond at TEDxSouthamptonUniversity


German diputados


El Ecuador fue elejido destino turistico pero con tantas malas noticias nadie quiere venir


Contaminación acecha a ríos de Loja, hay 69 desfogues de aguas servidas, según estudio


“Trees tense up with fear at being cut.”  Kichwa testimony recorded by T. Swanson.




Andoas: 40 años de contaminación petrolera


Caso Andoas


Environmental Wisdom: Keeping Indigenous Stories Alive



http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2015/02/22/environmental-wisdom-keeping-indigenous-stories-alive-159333


Testimony of a woman from Shawi area (Peru) on deforestation.


Shawis decommission illegal wood to use for a high school


30 millones viven en la Amazonía Comercio 11/16/2011

NANAY - Documentary About Amazonian Animal Poaching and Deforestation Around Iquitos Peru


Gestión forestal en Ecuador es superior a la de otros países  El Comercio  2/26/2012 Las vicuñas repoblaron a los páramos en Chimborazo  El Comercio 3/5/2012


Amazónicos del Ecuador limpian pozas con mercurio, legado de la minería ilegal  El Hoy 3/14/2012


Chinese Investment in the Amazonian Region


In Peru, Gold Rush Leads to Mercury Contamination Concerns


Gold Lures Illegal Miners to Peru's Rainforests


Ecuador: Mega-mining Takes Off


Sarayacu Opposition to Oil Driling  El Hoy 24/3/2012


El Pangui ve al cobre de Mirador como una salida a sus necesidades  El Comercio 25/3/2012


Vast Tracts in Paraguay Forest Being Replaced by Ranches New York Times 25/3/2012


La buena semilla es el premio del escalador de árboles EL COMERCIO  May 9, 2012


Elizabeth Bennet, How to Stop Wildlife Poachers   NYT May 24, 2012


La retirada policial en Patrimonio y Ambiente congelada en la Asamblea  EL COMERCIO, 22/8/2012


El eucalipto no propago el fuego  EL COMERCIO, 26/9/2012


Fundación Natura Leaves Ecuador  EL COMERCIO, October 12/2012


Bolivian Mother Earth Law


Higher percentage of oil revenue for Amazonian local governments who support extraction eluniverso.com/noticias/2014/10/04


La venganza del estado contra el Baguazo


bison


Bison Reborn to be Wild


Guardians of Life: Indigenous Women Fighting Oil Exploitation in the Amazon


http://www.giveclearwater.org/2015/02/roads-lead-oil-construction-access-roads-amazon/

Government view of Consulta previa https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dMNMVuldWE0

Andes and Amazon Field School


"...as knowledge expands globally it is being lost locally. This is the paramount truth of modern history of rural places everywhere in the world. And it is the gravest problem of land use: Modern humans typically are using places whose nature they have never known and whose history they have forgotten; thus ignorant, they almost necessarily abuse what they use.”  Wendell Berry, Life is a Miracle: An Essay Against Modern Superstition.

Amazonian Forestry Resources