Write a 3- to 4-page page paper discussing the following:
Why did the Paragominas support their mayor?
Address the following in your answer:
What level of biodiversity does the Brazilian Amazon support?
What is deforestation and why is it practiced?
How does deforestation affect the Brazilian Amazon?
What is the history behind the fight against deforestation? Who spoke out against it? What role did the population of Brazil play in changing Paragomias from a logging town to a site of environmental protection?
What role did the Brazilian federal environmental police play and how were they appointed initially?
How do education and technology play a role in reducing deforestation in Brazil?