Wild Brazil (Brasil Selvagem)

Brazil Flag Planeta.com spotlights biodiversity and conservation in Brazil. This page collects relevant links and resources related to the parks and reserves, archaeological sites and world heritage sites across the country. Suggestions are welcome. Headlines Brazil police launch raids over illegal Amazon logging – France 24 Features Brazil’s Network of Long Trails and Protected Area …

São Paulo

Photo: Diego Torres Silvestre, Downtown São Paulo is a municipality in the Southeast Region of Brazil. The name of the city honors the Apostle, Saint Paul of Tarsus. Headlines Sound-politics in São Paulo, Brazil Elsewhere on the web https://news.vice.com/story/sao-paulos-graffiti-artists-revolt-after-mayor-attempts-to-paint-the-city-grey Museum of the Portuguese Language http://sustainablecitiescollective.com/global-site-plans-grid/272911/s-o-paulo-brazil-will-soon-have-free-bicycle-service-center http://thisbigcity.net/sao-paulo-transforms-parklets-into-public-policy http://roadsandkingdoms.com/2014/know-before-you-go-sao-paulo Bartering and Sustainable Cities: Shaping a Different Value …

Brazil Links

Brazil Flag Links related to Brazil presented in somewhat random fashion Headlines http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-38595410 Conheça a Yandê, a primeira rádio indígena online do Brasil (Meet Yandê, the first online Indigenous radio in Brazil) optimists-guide-to-the-rio-olympics Proteção dos oceanos… e o Brasil nada? Abandonado, Ariaú Amazon Tower vive ‘fim’ entre brigas judiciais de herdeiros e dívidas Brazil supermarkets …

Curitiba

Photo Features http://www.themalaymailonline.com/travel/article/getting-to-know-brazils-world-cup-host-city-curitiba http://thisbigcity.net/curitibas-twelve-point-plan-for-creating-a-cycle-friendly-city Get on the bus – Earth Island Journal Flickr Groups http://www.flickr.com/groups/curitiba Wikipedia Curitiba Arena_da_Baixada Planeta.com Brazil Brazil Links Cities

Brazil

Photo: Nan Palmero, Rio Bondinho Brazil borders Uruguay to the south; Argentina and Paraguay to the southwest; Bolivia and Peru to the west; Colombia to the northwest; and Venezuela, Suriname, Guyana and French Guiana to the north. Recommended Listening Brazil’s museum fire and political uncertainty – Was Brazil’s National Museum fire a tragic result of …

Brasília

Photo: Jean Marconi, Arco Upcoming: 60th anniversary in 2020 Government http://www.brasilia.df.gov.br http://www.df.gov.br Wikipedia Brasília Current Time http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=45 Planeta.com Brazil Brazil Links Cities  

Rio de Janeiro

Welcome to Rio (pronounced ‘Heeoo’ by locals). Located on Brazil’s Atlantic coast, Rio de Janeiro was the country’s capital between 1763 and 1960 and is the country’s second largest city. Natural World The world’s only urban forest is located in Rio. Its area of 3,300 hectares encompasses trees, belvederes, caves and waterfalls in Tijuca National …