The Amazon harbors some mysteries
little known by those who do not live in the vast forest. But knowing them, impossible not to respect them even more. Let's do some?
The vast forest is distributed
over eight countries in South and Central Americas, which are: Brazil, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Bolivia, Guyana, Suriname and Venezuela.
The Amazon or Amazón is
a region in South America defined by the Amazon basin, largely covered by tropical forest (also called the Forest of the Amazon or Equatorial Hiléia Amazon).
The Amazonian forest has 60%
of its coverage in Brazilian territory. The basin of the Amazon has many major tributaries such as the Black River, Tapajos and Madeira, and the main river is the Amazon, which passes through other countries before enter land in Brazil.
Humanity must take no requirement
that requires its responsibility for the maintenance of global biodiversity. At this moment so crucial in that the evidence warn of the impact created by global climate change.
It is crucial responsibility of
every citizen to full awareness in "safeguard the preservation of the environment". The Amazon is the largest reserve of biodiversity in the world. The legal Amazon occupies approximately 5,000,000 km2, about 60% of Brazil.
The Amazon Forest covers about
3,300,000 km2, which represents 40% of Brazil. The Amazon is the largest in the world in volume of water. 1 / 5 of drinking water in the world; 1 / 3 of forests latifoliadas, 200 different species of trees per hectare, 1.4 million fish, 1.3 million birds, 10 million insects
Niobium has 98% of world
reserves. Essential to make alloy aços special turbine engine of the reaction and other equipment they need Tuesday high resistance to heat and friction.
A projection of 18,000,000 of
Brazilians living in this region. 68% in urban areas and 32% in rural areas. T op Brazilian indigenous population (approximately 256,000 people who speak sum between 170 to 180 languages). The leaves of Victory Régia reach two meters in diameter and can support up to 40 kilos of weight.