The Amazon forest remains burning with several thousand fires through 7 states. In Bolivia 3-week uncontrolled wildfires have burned more than 750,000 hectares. In northern Paraguay, near the Bolivian and Brazilian borders, about 140 square miles (about 90,000 acres) burned.


Our Lungs Are Burning

Since July, nightmarish fires have scorched over 6 million acres of Siberian forest. In Alaska, fires have consumed over 2.5 million acres of tundra & cold forest, making experts fear the combination of wildfires + climate change could permanently alter the region’s ecosystem.