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Terra Preta, “The Lost City of Z,” Amazon Mystery


For background do click on the NYT article.  To those who think that there may be some validity to the notion that early explorers were right in their reports of a large population density in the Amazon backcountry where soil quality would indicate … Continue reading

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Protecting the Amazon Rainforest


At least on paper there appears to be an effort on the part of the state of Amazonas to sustain its part of the forest.  We hope this is a shared plan for sustainable logging. -carlos Extensive Inventory Forms Basis … Continue reading

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