Lalo de Almeida/Folhapress/Panos

Altamira, Mato Grosso, Brazil

Forest devastated by wildfires alongside the Transpantaneira road in the Pantanal.

Members of the Brazilian Institute for the Environment and Renewable Natural Resources (IBAMA) fire brigade attempt to control a forest fire burning on the Santa Tereza farm in the Pantanal.

Since the beginning of 2020, the Pantanal has been facing the largest destruction by burning in its history. From January to September, fires burned 3,977,000 hectares of the Pantanal, which corresponds to 26.5% of the entire biome, killing a vast amount of the region's wildlife.

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Object Name
Lalo de Almeida/Folhapress/Panos
Altamira, Mato Grosso
Not for sale in Brazil
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High Resolution
5000 x 3333 pixels
42.33 x 28.22 cm (300 dpi)
16.67 x 11.11 inch (300 dpi)
7.1 MB size on disk
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