Environmental policy at a critical junction in the Brazilian Amazon

Peres, Carlos A. ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1588-8765, Campos-Silva, João and Ritter, Camila Duarte (2023) Environmental policy at a critical junction in the Brazilian Amazon. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 38 (2). pp. 113-116. ISSN 0169-5347

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Abstract

Wholesale conversion of natural Amazonian ecosystems has been encouraged by Brazil’s extreme antienvironmental government, and historical forest loss explains municipal-scale voting prevalence. Embracing a new administration would strengthen local-to-regional governance, suppress illegal land grabbing, deforestation, logging, and gold mining, thereby protecting the world’s most species-rich forest domain and ensuring global sustainability.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: ecology, evolution, behavior and systematics,sdg 15 - life on land,sdg 11 - sustainable cities and communities ,/dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/1100/1105
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Science > School of Environmental Sciences
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Depositing User: LivePure Connector
Date Deposited: 20 Dec 2022 18:35
Last Modified: 18 Jan 2023 09:33
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/90348
DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2022.11.011

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