http://wwf.panda.org/knowledge_hub/where_we_work/amazon/about_the_amazon/why_amazon_important/

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 ...

https://rainforests.mongabay.com/amazon/amazon_importance.htm

Apr 1, 2019 ... Drone photo of deforestation in the Bolivian Amazon for soybeans. Photo by Rhett A. The Importance of the Amazon Rainforest. By Rhett A.

https://kids.mongabay.com/elementary/401.html

Apr 10, 2019 ... Flying over the heart of the Amazon is like flying over an ocean of green: ... concern, these ecosystems are critically important for our well-being.

https://www.regnskog.no/en/what-we-do/the-amazon

The Amazon rainforest stretches across 5.5 million square kilometres – an area far larger than the EU. All figures describing some aspect of the Amazon convey ...

https://amazonaid.org/global-importance-amazon-natural-resources/

Jan 21, 2016 ... The Amazon has long been recognized as an important repository of biodiversity and natural resources. Not only for local peoples and ...

https://www.chimuadventures.com/blog/2016/12/amazon-rainforest-why-important/

Dec 12, 2016 ... The Amazon Rainforest is working hard to provide the world with countless benefits.Without the Amazon the entire world's climates would be ...

https://www.wwf.org.uk/where-we-work/places/amazon

Despite some important conservation successes, the Amazon faces greater threats than ever before. We need to act fast to protect this life-sustaining treasure for ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1gJNumoh7HY

Jul 30, 2012 ... Claudio Maretti, leader of WWF's Living Amazon initiative on the importance of the Amazon to the world. Join us in saving the Amazon: ...

http://atlanticrising.org/classroom/rainforests.asp

Overview. Through the video students are introduced to the Amazon rainforest, its importance to the world, and why it needs protecting. Key Issues. - Rainforests

http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/programmes/080508_why_amazon_important.shtml

May 14, 2008 ... There are three fundamental reasons why the region is important to the ... It is not surprising that the Amazon region is often called the "lungs of ...