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River Amazon: Brazil Runs Dry

Video Report: A severe drought pushes river levels in Brazil’s Amazon region to record lows, isolating communities and strangling vital boat transport links.Simon Hanna reports.

Drought in Brazil’s Amazon Basin Forest, Pantanal

Brazil’s Amazon basin forest and the Pantanal area, both home to a rich variety of flora and fauna, are experiencing a severe drought, officials have said. After record floods last year due to a historic rise in water levels in