Write a 3- to 4-page page paper discussing the following:
- Why did the Paragominas support their mayor?
Address the following in your answer:
- What level of biodiversity does the Brazilian Amazon support?
- What is deforestation and why is it practiced?
- How does deforestation affect the Brazilian Amazon?
- What is the history behind the fight against deforestation? Who spoke out against it? What role did the population of Brazil play in changing Paragomias from a logging town to a site of environmental protection?
- What role did the Brazilian federal environmental police play and how were they appointed initially?
- How do education and technology play a role in reducing deforestation in Brazil?