Mining for Gold in the Amazon

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Artist Natalie Jeremijenko, who visited the University of Virginia this spring, posed a question to a group of us during … Read More

Deforestation in the Amazon

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Drawing by Julia Loman, 2015 Pencil and ink Welcome to Julia’s Amazon Journal! I’m Julia, an artist and a scientist. … Read More

What are UNFCCC and COP21?
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The United Nations will hold the 21st session of the Conference of the Parties to the 1992 United Nations Framework Convention … Read More

Celebrate Earth Day with Anthem for the Amazon
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  In honor of Earth Day, we’re proud to share the first official release of Anthem for the Amazon online with this … Read More

A Night With Wayne Shorter and Esperanza Spalding
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA- Last night the Amazon Aid Foundation got jazzed up for the rainforest with our biggest fundraiser to date: a spectacular … Read More

Climate Change and the Amazon: An Overview
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The Amazon Rainforest plays a huge role in moderating the world’s climate. All plants take in carbon dioxide, CO2, from … Read More

Top 10 Reasons You Shouldn’t Buy Gold
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  The gold in that jewelry? It may have come from an artisanal mine – a small-scale, low-tech, often illegal … Read More

5 Amazon Rainforest Words to Know in Spanish
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1. La Selva Amazónica The Amazon rainforest is the largest tropical forest on Earth covering huge regions of Brazil, Venezuela, … Read More

Deforestation Has Worldwide Repercussions
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In their recent study, “Effects of tropical deforestation on climate and agriculture,” Deborah Lawrence and Karen Vandecar review data from … Read More

Incredible Wildlife Footage from the Peruvian Amazon
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Of the Earth’s 10 million species of plants and animals, almost one-third call the Amazon rainforest home. A single tree … Read More

World Premiere of Anthem for the Amazon Announced
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Announcing the World Premiere of Anthem for the Amazon Sunday, March 22, 12:00 noon FREE. No reservations required. Carnegie Institution for Science, … Read More

Why I Support Acre Care
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Hi, my name is Samantha Linden, and I’m a senior at Northwood School in the town of Minong, in Northwest … Read More

Amazon Aid en TV Perú
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TV Perú invitó a la Amazon Aid Foundation para discutir nuestro documental Amazon Gold (Oro Amazónico) la noche antes de su … Read More

Amazon Aid Global Forests Petition Delivered to UN Officials
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LIMA, PERU- While attending the 2014 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC COP20) to present the film Amazon Gold, Amazon Aid … Read More

7 Reasons You Should Give Back to the Amazon
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What does the Amazon rainforest give you? A lot more than you think! In honor of #GivingTuesday, here are seven … Read More

Behind the Scenes with Anthem for the Amazon in Peru
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What happens when scientists, educators, and musicians all travel to the Amazon together? Last month, Amazon Aid found out as we … Read More

Amazon Gold Selected to Represent U.S. at COP20
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Our award-winning documentary film Amazon Gold, produced in association with America’s Business Council, has been selected as one of a handful … Read More

Beautiful Butterflies of Wayqecha
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Sitting high in the Andean cloud forests, the Wayqecha Biological Research Station is located in the Kcosñipata Valley of southeastern … Read More

Leaders Push for Forests at UN Climate Summit
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  The recent UN Secretary-General’s Climate Summit in New York City has come out with the New York Declaration on … Read More

Boston Meets Anthem for the Amazon at Campaign Launch
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On Friday night the Amazon Aid Foundation and Rhythm of the Universe introduced Boston to the Anthem for the Amazon, … Read More

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