Photos [downloadable for reports]
Maps & Flag [downloadable for reports]
The Land
  • Brazil (CIA World Factbook) - Find up-to-date population figures and other statistics
  • Pantanal Wetlands - Find detailed information and see pictures of the world’s largest wetland
  • Rio Convention and Visitors Bureau - Find out what to see and do in Brazil’s largest city
  • Sites and Sounds of the Amazon (World Wildlife Fund) - See pictures and learn about Amazon wildlife, hear a jaguar roar and more
  • Weather ( - Get the current weather conditions for Rio de Janeiro and other Brazilian cities
The People
  • Indigenous Peoples in Brazil (Instituto Socioambiental) - Learn about the various indigenous groups in Brazil, includes information on languages, arts, cultures, and more
  • Warriors of the Amazon (PBS) - Find more information on the Yanomami, how they use various plants of the Amazon as medicines
Cultural Life
The Economy
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