Amazonia under pressure 2012




Amazonia under Pressure presents in map form an overview of current pressures on and potential threats to Amazonia. It contains information updated to 2012 on highways, oil and gas, hydroelectricity, heat sources, and deforestation compiled in map form and analysed from different angles: Amazonia as a whole, the Amazon region of each country, protected natural areas, indigenous territories, and at river basin scale.