Monthly Archives: July 2021

Au coeur de la forêt tropicale ! – “La Magie de l’Amazonie Les aventures de Meromi, une fille Yanomami”

Originally posted on Barbara Crane Navarro:
illustration tirée de “La Magie de l’Amazonie Les aventures de Meromi, une fille Yanomami” Un cadeau de Noël cette année, nous avons lu des parties de ce conte à haute voix pendant plusieurs soirées.…

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Opinion: Seven strategies that offer hope for rainforests — Palm Oil Detectives

Company policies, new technologies, innovative financing and more are brightening prospects for the tropical rainforests — but time is short. February 18, 2020 — This piece was excerpted from Rainforest:Dispatches From Earth’s Most Vital Frontlines by Tony Juniper, Copyright © … Continue reading

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South America: Species Endangered by Palm Oil Deforestation — Palm Oil Detectives

As the lush equatorial rainforests of South East Asia are exhausted, increasingly focus is being placed on parts of Central and South America. Oil Palm is a growing commodity there and is found in Colombia, Brazil, Ecuador, Guatemala and Mexico. … Continue reading

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In the heart of the tropical forest! – “Amazon Rainforest Magic The adventures of Meromi, a Yanomami girl”

Originally posted on Barbara Crane Navarro:
illustration from “Amazon Rainforest Magic – The adventures of Meromi, a Yanomami girl” A Christmas present this year, we spread the telling of this story over several evenings, reading it out loud. Our 8-year-old…

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One-fifth of reptiles heading towards extinction — Palm Oil Detectives

Almost one-fifth of the world’s reptiles are currently threatened with extinction. A recent study assessed 1500 species for extinction risks. From the 19% found to be in danger, 12% were classified as Critically Endangered, 41% as Endangered and 47% Vulnerable. … Continue reading

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If the trees could talk; would we want to hear what they were saying? — The Old Man of Wytham

It used to be so easy: humans were different to all other animals, made in the image of god and given dominion over the world (at least in some cultures). Now we know we are not so different, because virtually … Continue reading

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Aventuras chamánicas – “La Magia de la Amazonia Las aventuras de Meromi, una niña Yanomami”

Originally posted on Barbara Crane Navarro:
ilustración de “La Magia de la Amazonia- Las aventuras de Meromi, una niña Yanomami” ” Este segundo volumen de la serie La Magia de la Amazonia es tan encantador y atractivo como el primero.…

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Ariel Toucan Ramphastos ariel — Palm Oil Detectives

Ariel Toucan Ramphastos ariel Endangered Brazil No conservation The Ariel Toucan is one of the most iconic birds of the Amazon rainforest, depicted in countless pieces of art and historical renderings. They live in forested lowlands, most often near water, … Continue reading

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« O Valor do Ouro que eles tanto ambicionam – Nossos bens reais são as coisas da floresta: suas águas, seus peixes, sua caça, suas árvores e seus frutos. Sem mercadoria! » — Mágica Mistura✨

Publicado originalmente em Barbara Crane Navarro: Criança Yanomami brincando na água do rio, Alto Orinoco, Amazonas, Venezuela – foto: Barbara Crane Navarro « Quando um ser humano morre, seu fantasma não carrega nenhum de seus bens nas costas do céu, … Continue reading

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Aventures chamaniques – “La Magie de l’Amazonie Les aventures de Meromi, une fille Yanomami”

Originally posted on Barbara Crane Navarro:
illustration tirée de « La Magie de l’Amazonie Les aventures de Meromi, une fille Yanomami” “Ce deuxième volume de la série Amazon Rainforest Magic est aussi charmant et engageant que le premier. L’histoire continue le…

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