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Medicinal plants for sale at the market in Paragominas, Brazil.

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Manqueira (left) chats with fellow fruit & farinha vendors in the market in Pargominas, Brazil.

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Multi-colored pupunha, a forest fruit, being sold at the market in Paragominas, Brazil.

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Multi-colored pupunha, a forest fruit, being sold at the market in Paragominas, Brazil.

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Multi-colored pupunha, a forest fruit, being sold at the market in Paragominas, Brazil.

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Forest fruits bacuri, piquia, and uxi being sold at a street market in Paragominas, Brazil.

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Forest fruits bacuri, piquia, and uxi being sold at a street market in Paragominas, Brazil.

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Fruit and vegetable vendors sleep with their goods the night before the weekend market opens in Paragominas, Brazil. Forest villagers sell forest fruits and medicinal plants here.

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Forest fruits bacuri, piquia, and uxi being sold at a street market in Paragominas, Brazil.

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A typical river boat makes its way up the Capim River in the Brazilian Amazon.

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Clear-cut hillsides are burned off near the timber town of Paragominas, Brazil on the Amazon River.

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Once a lush tropical rainforest, smoldering clear-cuts and dirt roads with timber trucks define the timber town of Paragominas in the Brazilian Amazon.

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As the clearcuts are burned off, a boy runs with a kit nearthe timber town of Paragominas, Brazil on the Amazon River.

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Once a lush tropical rainforest, smoldering clear-cuts and dirt roads with timber trucks define the timber town of Paragominas in the Brazilian Amazon.

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As the clearcuts are burned off, a boy runs with a kite near the timber town of Paragominas in the Brazilian Amazon.

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Scrap wood from a timber mill in Paragominas, Brazil, is burned to make cooking charcoal in beehive-shaped kilns.

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Scrap wood from the timber mill in Paragominas, Brazil, is burned to make cooking charcoal in beehive-shaped kilns.

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Scrap wood from the timber mill in Paragominas, Brazil, is burned to make cooking charcoal in beehive-shaped kilns.

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Mountains of sawdust outside a sawmill in Paragominas, Brazil in the Brazilian Amazon.

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Mountains of sawdust outside a sawmill in Paragominas, Brazil along the Brazilian Amazon.

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A lumber mill in Paragominas, Brazil, processes timber harvested from old growth forest.

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The lumber mills in Paragominas, Brazil (on the Amazon River) are surrounded by mountains of sawdust from the old growth timber they process.

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Smoke from a lumber mill and other industries in Paragominas, Brazil on the Amazon River.

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