Conservation in Private Lands
The governent is making logging illegal in the Amazon Rainforest. Brazil has developed a new law- the forest code- which makes farmers and ranchers to retain 80% of their land under native vegetation. They are also increasing their environmental monitoring system.
Forest and Climate
The government is reducing emissions from deforestation and degradation. Brazil is one of the world's leading green-house gas emitters.
Kathie Huynh and Kimberly Tran