Thursday, 19 September 2019

An aerial view shows a deforested plot of the Amazon near Porto Velho, Rondonia State, Brazil, Brazil August 21, 2019. Federal prosecutors in Brazil said on Thursday they will investigate a spike in deforestation and wildfires raging in the Amazon state of Par to determine whether there has been reduced monitoring and enforcement of environmental protections. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

An aerial view of a deforested plot of the Amazon near Humaita, Amazonas State, Brazil August 22, 2019. The investigation announced by the prosecutors office in Par follows a surge in fires and destruction of the Amazon rainforest that experts blame on reduced protection of the environment under right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

An aerial view shows a deforested plot of the Amazon near Porto Velho, Rondonia State, Brazil, Brazil August 21, 2019. Federal prosecutors in Brazil said on Thursday they will investigate a spike in deforestation and wildfires raging in the Amazon state of Par to determine whether there has been reduced monitoring and enforcement of environmental protections. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

An aerial view shows a deforested plot of the Amazon near Porto Velho, Rondonia State, Brazil, Brazil August 21, 2019. The investigation announced by the prosecutors office in Par follows a surge in fires and destruction of the Amazon rainforest that experts blame on reduced protection of the environment under right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

An aerial view of a deforested plot of the Amazon near Porto Velho, Rondonia State, Brazil August 22, 2019. Federal prosecutors in Brazil said on Thursday they will investigate a spike in deforestation and wildfires raging in the Amazon state of Par to determine whether there has been reduced monitoring and enforcement of environmental protections. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

An aerial view of a deforested plot of the Amazon near Porto Velho, Rondonia State, Brazil August 22, 2019. The investigation announced by the prosecutors office in Par follows a surge in fires and destruction of the Amazon rainforest that experts blame on reduced protection of the environment under right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino