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Although there is no properly quantified population count for the Amazon rainforest area, there are around 20 million indigenous people living in the eight countries that make up the Amazon region; roughly two thirds of ...

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The Amazon rainforest is located in northern South America, in the country of Brazil. It covers 2,300,000 square miles and makes up about 40 percent of the geographic area of Brazil.

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The people of the Amazon eat many types of food, including meats, such as fish, wild boar and birds, various fruits, nuts and insects. Amazon's vast jungle provides an open area for the people to hunt for meat, and its f...

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The people living in isolated regions of the Amazon rainforest survive by relying on natural resources and using methods handed down by ancestors. Villagers living near the Amazon River fish and farm for sustenance, whil...

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The Amazon rainforest is located in northern South America, in the country of Brazil. It covers 2,300,000 square miles and makes up about 40 percent of the geographic area of Brazil.

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The Amazon River basin covers parts of Brazil, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname and Venezuela, totalling about 40 percent of South America. The Amazon River itself runs west to east from ...

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Many of the foods that are popular today in Peru have been dietary staples in the region for thousands of years and include potatoes, corn, squash, chili peppers, avocados and fish. Potatoes, which are served in a wide v...

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