GREEN COAST

  FlÁVIA AMARAL Costa Verde (Green Coast) is the name given to a strip of land that runs from the southern coast of Rio de Janeiro to the north coast of São Paulo. It encompasses the cities of Mangalore, Angra dos Reis and Paraty, in Rio de Janeiro and Ubatuba, Caraguatatuba, São Sebastião and Ilhabela…

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The Poetry of Pantanal

PH.D.FABIANA FILARDI Poetry is “the art of creating images, suggest emotions through a language that combine sounds, rhythms and significances” and the Brazilian Pantanal, the smallest biome of the country (1.76% of Brazil’s territory), has sounds, rhythms and significances that reflect the poetry of nature. The Pantanal is a floodplain with relief ranging between 80-150…

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Secrets from the Rainforest

A green paradise, permeated by abundant rivers, hiding riches unknown to scholars. Its forests with giant trees located in areas not yet explored by man sharpens curiosity stimulating the imagination of the most fertile minds Ph.D. Fabiana Filardi Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro ffilardi@jbrj.gov.br We do not always realize, but all…

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