Rainy Carnival in Rio and Sao Paulo

Deforestation, Brazil, rainforest, Amazon

Deforestation with total loss of the Amazon – 2012

The weather system that scorched São Paulo has dissipated. Rain fell there and in Rio during the recent Carnival celebrations, and more is likely in weeks ahead.

That’s the good news.

The bad news is that the rainy season usually ends in April, so many more dry months lie ahead that will shrink the water supplies even more. Read More