Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

The Amazon plays a vital part in regulating the planet’s temperature. And yet, in the last year, forest destruction in the Brazilian Amazon soared by 85 per cent. Protected trees cut down illegally are destined for common building supplies like decking and doors. Cleared land is then used to house cattle being farmed to meet… Continue reading Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

The Amazon plays a vital part in regulating the planet’s temperature. And yet, in the last year, forest destruction in the Brazilian Amazon soared by 85 per cent. Protected trees cut down illegally are destined for common building supplies like decking and doors. Cleared land is then used to house cattle being farmed to meet… Continue reading Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

The Amazon plays a vital part in regulating the planet’s temperature. And yet, in the last year, forest destruction in the Brazilian Amazon soared by 85 per cent. Protected trees cut down illegally are destined for common building supplies like decking and doors. Cleared land is then used to house cattle being farmed to meet… Continue reading Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

Guardians of the Amazon (Full Documentary)

As the Amazon Rain Forest faces a crucial tipping point amidst the increase of illegal logging activities, Dan Harris and his team embed with the Guardians, a small indigenous group taking up arms to hunt down illegal loggers and fight for their land. READ MORE: SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: Watch More on LIKE ABC News… Continue reading Guardians of the Amazon (Full Documentary)

'It's all finished' – Tribal chief on deforestation of the Amazon rainforest

Subscribe to ITN News: Amazon tribal chiefs Raoni Metuktire and Megaron Txucarramae highlight environmental situation in Brazilian rainforest. Two weeks ago, with World Cup 2014 preparations in full swing, protesters from the Kayapo people of the Amazon joined other indigenous people in a clash with the Brazilian riot police. Two of them walked into the… Continue reading 'It's all finished' – Tribal chief on deforestation of the Amazon rainforest

'It's all finished' – Tribal chief on deforestation of the Amazon rainforest

Subscribe to ITN News: Amazon tribal chiefs Raoni Metuktire and Megaron Txucarramae highlight environmental situation in Brazilian rainforest. Two weeks ago, with World Cup 2014 preparations in full swing, protesters from the Kayapo people of the Amazon joined other indigenous people in a clash with the Brazilian riot police. Two of them walked into the… Continue reading 'It's all finished' – Tribal chief on deforestation of the Amazon rainforest

'It's all finished' – Tribal chief on deforestation of the Amazon rainforest

Subscribe to ITN News: Amazon tribal chiefs Raoni Metuktire and Megaron Txucarramae highlight environmental situation in Brazilian rainforest. Two weeks ago, with World Cup 2014 preparations in full swing, protesters from the Kayapo people of the Amazon joined other indigenous people in a clash with the Brazilian riot police. Two of them walked into the… Continue reading 'It's all finished' – Tribal chief on deforestation of the Amazon rainforest

'It's all finished' – Tribal chief on deforestation of the Amazon rainforest

Subscribe to ITN News: Amazon tribal chiefs Raoni Metuktire and Megaron Txucarramae highlight environmental situation in Brazilian rainforest. Two weeks ago, with World Cup 2014 preparations in full swing, protesters from the Kayapo people of the Amazon joined other indigenous people in a clash with the Brazilian riot police. Two of them walked into the… Continue reading 'It's all finished' – Tribal chief on deforestation of the Amazon rainforest

Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

The Amazon plays a vital part in regulating the planet’s temperature. And yet, in the last year, forest destruction in the Brazilian Amazon soared by 85 per cent. Protected trees cut down illegally are destined for common building supplies like decking and doors. Cleared land is then used to house cattle being farmed to meet… Continue reading Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

The Amazon plays a vital part in regulating the planet’s temperature. And yet, in the last year, forest destruction in the Brazilian Amazon soared by 85 per cent. Protected trees cut down illegally are destined for common building supplies like decking and doors. Cleared land is then used to house cattle being farmed to meet… Continue reading Saving the Amazon: The fight to preserve the world's largest tropical rainforest | Four Corners

How Indigenous Tribes Are Threatened by the Amazon Rainforest Fires | NowThis

‘The forest is our mother, our house, our home. Without the forest, there’s nothing.’ — Fires in the Amazon rainforest are threatening the survival of Indigenous tribes like the Huni Kuin. » Subscribe to NowThis: » Sign up for our newsletter KnowThis to get the biggest stories of the day delivered straight to your inbox:… Continue reading How Indigenous Tribes Are Threatened by the Amazon Rainforest Fires | NowThis

Jungle M.D. Brazilian neurosurgeon’s quest to help indigenous tribes and save the Amazon rainforest

More films about Indigenous People: Thousands of indigenous Brazilians live in remote villages scattered along the Amazon River with no access to modern medical care. Government support is scarce. But now, one of the country’s top neurosurgeons, Erik Jennings, has taken it upon himself to fill this gap. His family has lived on the Amazon… Continue reading Jungle M.D. Brazilian neurosurgeon’s quest to help indigenous tribes and save the Amazon rainforest

Guardians of the Amazon (Full Documentary)

As the Amazon Rain Forest faces a crucial tipping point amidst the increase of illegal logging activities, Dan Harris and his team embed with the Guardians, a small indigenous group taking up arms to hunt down illegal loggers and fight for their land. READ MORE: SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: Watch More on LIKE ABC News… Continue reading Guardians of the Amazon (Full Documentary)

'It's all finished' – Tribal chief on deforestation of the Amazon rainforest

Subscribe to ITN News: Amazon tribal chiefs Raoni Metuktire and Megaron Txucarramae highlight environmental situation in Brazilian rainforest. Two weeks ago, with World Cup 2014 preparations in full swing, protesters from the Kayapo people of the Amazon joined other indigenous people in a clash with the Brazilian riot police. Two of them walked into the… Continue reading 'It's all finished' – Tribal chief on deforestation of the Amazon rainforest