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Marcela Valente

Up in smoke? Argentina's delta blaze sparks worry - and legal action

Aug 11 2020

BUENOS AIRES (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As Argentina suffers through one of its worst droughts in decades, fires in the Paraná Delta - the country's largest wetland - are billowing smoke as far away as Buenos Aires, residents said.

Argentina counts on new satellite technology to guard forests day and night

Jul 27 2020

BUENOS AIRES (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Argentina plans to put into orbit a satellite with new precision technology in late August, to monitor felling of its native forests round the clock and accurately measure forest carbon stocks in a bid to help curb climate change, scientists said.

Argentina counts on new satellite technology to guard forests day and night

Jul 24 2020

BUENOS AIRES, July 24 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A rgentina plans to put into orbit a satellite with new precision technology in the coming days, to monitor felling of its native forests round the clock and accurately measure forest carbon stocks in a bid to help curb climate change, scientists said.

Drought-hit Argentina faces water worries amid coronavirus pandemic

Apr 29 2020

BUENOS AIRES (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - At Iguazu Falls, a World Heritage site and one of South America's tourist highlights, crowds normally gather in the drifting spray of 275 spectacular waterfalls, spread in an arc around them on the border between Argentina and Brazil.

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