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Blue-billed Curassow Crax alberti — Palm Oil Detectives

The enigmatic blue-billed curassow (Crax alberti – local name “Paujil”), endemic to the tropical humid forests of northern Colombia, is the cracid species most threatened with extinction in the wild from #deforestation Blue-billed Curassow Crax alberti — Palm Oil Detectives

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A Common Thirst by Gary Boelhower — Children’s Books Heal

Gary Boelhower, Author Sarah Brokke, Illustrator Beaver Pond Press, Fiction, Oct. 27, 2020 Suitable for ages: 4-9 Themes: Goats, Sheep, Abundance, Drought, Sharing, Compassion  Opening: “Not far from here, the land was divided into towering mountains and level plains.” Publisher’s … Continue reading

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Un cuento de iniciación – “La Magia de la Amazonia Las aventuras de Namowë, un niño Yanomami” — Barbara Crane Navarro — Tiny Life

ilustración de “La Magia de la Amazonia” – Las aventuras de Namowë, un niño Yanomami “ Desde sus primeras páginas, La Magie de l’Amazonie, este libro encantador para niños describe un mundo casi inimaginable en el siglo XXI. Un mundo … Continue reading

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BIODIVERSITY — EDUINDEX NEWS — Tiny Life

The different types of organisms found in an area is known as biodiversity or you can define it in a more accurately as ” the totality of genes, species, and ecosystems of a region”. Biodiversity differ from place to place … Continue reading

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Crested Capuchin Sapajus robustus — Palm Oil Detectives

Crested Capuchin Sapajus robustus Brazil (Bahia, Espírito Santo, Minas Gerais) Endangered The crested capuchin or robust tufted capuchin (Sapajus robustus) is a species of robust capuchin monkey living in Brazil. They were formerly considered a subspecies of the black capuchin … Continue reading

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The Boy Who Grew A Forest by Sophia Gholz — Children’s Books Heal

The Boy Who Grew A Forest: The True Story of Jadav Payeng Sophia Gholz, Author Kayla Harren, Illustrator Sleeping Bear Press, Biography, March 2019 Suitable for ages: 5- 8 Themes: Jadav Payeng, Forests, India, Environmentalism, Foresters, Conservation Opening:  “In India, … Continue reading

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Un conte initiatique – “La Magie de l’Amazonie – Les aventures de Namowë, un garçon Yanomami”

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illustration tirée de “La Magie de l’Amazonie – Les aventures de Namowë, un garçon Yanomami” Dès ses premières pages La Magie de l’Amazonie, cet attachant livre pour enfants, décrit un monde presque inimaginable au…

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Zonia’s Rain Forest by Juana Martinez-Neal — Children’s Books Heal

Zonia’s Rain Forest Juana Martinez-Neal, Author and Illustrator Candlewick, Fiction, Mar. 30, 2021 Suitable for ages: 4-8 Themes: Amazon rain forest, Indigenous people, Wildlife, Nature, Environmental dangers Opening: “Zonia lives with those she loves in the rain forest, where it … Continue reading

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Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus — Palm Oil Detectives

The extremely rare Pernambuco Pygmy-owl is critically endangered on the @IUCNredlist due to massive logging and deforestation for #palmoil #beef farming in #Brazil support this animal’s survival by making art and joining the #boycott4wildlife Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus — Palm … Continue reading

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A Classic Initiation Tale – The Amazon as Oz “Amazon Rainforest Magic The adventures of Namowë, a Yanomami boy”

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illustration from “Amazon Rainforest Magic – The adventures of Namowë, a Yanomami boy” From its opening pages, this engaging children’s book sets the scene of a world almost unimaginable in the 21st century, a…

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