Kadir van Lohuizen | Consequences, Brazil, 2009
© Kadir van Lohuizen / NOOR
Caption: Brazil, Para state - October 2009
Santa Rosa (500 ha) is an illegal cow farm in the nature reserve 'Tera do Meio'. The farmer has another farm called Progresso, 5000 ha also located in the nature reserve.
The increase in cattle made Brazil the biggest meat exporter of the world. The cattle, fires and the production of charcoal has put Brazil on the list as the third largest polluter in the world and contributes therefor to 18% of the greenhouse effect.
Fine Art Baryta Paper Print
NOOR Authentic Stamp on the verso