An increase in attacks on Indigenous people has been matched by a rise in deforestation in protected areas.
Land clearance has risen over the last three years; a 29 percent increase was reported in 2016.
Indigenous peoples in Brazil will now be able to map, in almost real time, the deforestation in the Amazon. A new service by Google Earth and Google Maps, reveals the levels of land clearance in the planet's largest rainforest responsible for producing 20 percent of the world's oxygen. The U.S.-based transnational unvelied the