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The Amazon River flows east from the Peruvian Andes across Brazil and ... of river ports along the Amazon River and its tributaries have been an important ...

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The Amazon rainforest has long been recognized as a repository of ecological services not only for local tribes and communities, but also for the rest of the world ...

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The Amazon River's discharge exceeds that of the next nine largest rivers. .... the basin and even gaining worldwide importance, have attracted considerable ...

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The Importance of the Amazon Rainforest. By Rhett A. Butler April 1, 2019 Read more. The Amazon Basin contains the world's largest rainforest, which ...

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Dec 12, 2016 ... Yes, the Amazon is an extremely important asset to the planet, and in this ... Rainfall in the Amazon basin is recycled into the atmosphere by ...

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Jul 31, 2012 ... Importance of Rainforest Rivers to People. ... Amazonian River Boat, Brazil 1999 ... Why is the Amazon River important to local people ...

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Jan 21, 2016 ... In addition, the Amazon River provides an important habitat for countless species , including over 2500 species of fish and river dolphins.

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Aug 13, 2018 ... These are the 8 most important things you need to know about the geography of the Amazon River in South America.

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The Amazon Basin is the part of South America drained by the Amazon River and its tributaries. .... the Amazon), arapaima and tambaqui, and is also home to many species that are important in the aquarium trade, such as the oscar, discus, ...

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Dec 19, 2016 ... The Amazon River is a massive, intricate water system. It is by far the mightiest river on Earth in terms of volume and width.