Posts Tagged ‘hydroelectric dam disaster’

AMAZONAS Magazine “DREAMSCAPES” Inside Look!

A preview of highlights in AMAZONAS Magazine’s March/April 2020 Issue. Paid AMAZONAS Subscribers can log in with their email address and read the Digital Edition starting February 11th, 2020.

03 Feb 4:46 PM 0

XINGU Rising

Río Xingu is ground zero for what has been called the worst environmental disaster in a generation—the highly controversial, widely reviled Belo Monte Dam. This infrastructure project, which has been in development since 1975, has been reported even in mainstream international news outlets, mainly due to the fact that its impacts will include catastrophic environmental and social costs for the entire Xingu River basin.

01 Apr 2:42 PM 2