Hydroelectric dams threaten Brazil’s mysterious Pantanal – one of the world’s great wetlands

Crabb, Lauren, Laing, Anna, Whitney, Bronwen and Saito, Carlos (2017) Hydroelectric dams threaten Brazil’s mysterious Pantanal – one of the world’s great wetlands. The Conversation.

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Abstract

The Pantanal in central South America may not be as globally famous as the Amazon rainforest, but it has the continent’s highest concentration of wildlife. Now, however, the region’s endangered plants and animals, along with its still undiscovered secrets, may be wiped out in return for cheap hydroelectricity.

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Schools and Departments: School of Global Studies > Geography
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Date Deposited: 16 Jun 2021 08:08
Last Modified: 16 Jun 2021 08:08
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/99817

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