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Protected areas – A focus on Brazilian freshwater biodiversi...

The article argues that current PAs in Brazil have limited efficacy in the protection of freshwater biodiversity. It states that new PAs should better consider aquatic environments, covering entire ba...

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Implementation Completion and Results Report – Brazilian Bio...

The document is the official implementation completion and results report of project P114810, which consisted of a grant to the Brazilian Biodiversity Fund (FUNBIO) for the Amazon Region Protected Are...

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How much is green worth: the economic importance of Brazilia...

The present study demonstrates the relevance of Conservation Units in the Brazilian economy, allowing these protected areas to be perceived by society and public authorities as instruments of socioeco...

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Ecosystem services and risk of loss to indigenous communitie...

This document presents technical guidelines that arise from the experience of La Chorrera, with the identification, characterization and spatialization of ecosystem services, and the evaluation and mo...

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Hotspots of human impact on threatened terrestrial vertebrat...

The paper presents a global analysis of cumulative human impacts on threatened species by using a spatial framework that jointly considers the co-occurrence of eight threatening processes and the dist...

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International Willingness to Pay for the Protection of the A...

This paper examines the additional rationale for Amazon protection: the valuation of its biodiversity and forests as natural heritage to the international community. Download the pdf from the World Ba...

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Should we worry about the Brazilian Amazon?

In February 2019, a group of researchers and students from Stockholm University (SU), the Royal Institute for Technology (KTH), Swedish University of Agricultural Studies (SLU) and other organisations...

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Illegal Logging, Fishing, and Wildlife Trade: The Costs and ...

This paper has two goals - to motivate policy makers in developed and emerging economies to pay more attention to illegal logging, fishing, and wildlife trade, and to provide a road map to address the...

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Scientific expeditions in the New Areas of the PNN Serrania ...

This publication includes the results from the biological characterization developed between October 2017 and March 2018 by researchers from the Sinchi research Institute, the Natural Sciences Institu...

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Guidelines for Environmental Compensations In Ethnic Territo...

This document contains a summary of the legal and conceptual foundations of two approaches: environmental regulations and ethnic regulations, the guidelines for work in collective territories and the ...