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A fire has been burning in the world’s largest tropical wetlands, the Pantanal, since mid-July. The #Pantanal  wetlands, situated in west-central #Brazil , sprawls over more than 1,50,000 sq km and also extends into Bolivia and Paraguay

Female jaguar badly burned in the fires that ravaged Brazil's Pantanal wetlands will not return to the wild. She can no longer extend her claws, making survival difficult. A male jaguar burned in the fires has returned to the wild after a month of care

Do you know what the Pantanal is? If you care about climate change, you probably should -- and @catrineinhorn  and colleagues are here to help.

VIDEO: Female jaguar injured in the Pantanal fires treated near Brasilia. Amanaci, a female jaguar, is receiving stem cell treatments by the veterinary team of the Nex Institute in Brazil, after she suffered third-degree burns in the fires that ravaged the Brazilian Pantanal

VIDEO: Amanaci, a female jaguar, is receiving stem cell treatment by the veterinary team of the Nex Institute in Brazil, after she suffered third-degree burns in the fires that ravaged the pantanal'>Brazilian Pantanal

The fires are also worse than any in the memory of the Guató people, an Indigenous group whose ancestors have lived in the Pantanal for thousands of years.

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A 3-year-old jaguar was captured on camera yawning and sticking out its tongue in the Pantanal, Brazil.

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To save the Pantanal, scientists offer solutions: — Reduce climate change immediately. — Practice sustainable agriculture in and around the wetland. — Pay ranchers to preserve forests. — Increase ecotourism. — Do not divert the Pantanal’s waters.

From the Amazon and Cerrado to the Pantanal, Brazil's vital biomes are being turned into ashes, and Bolsonaro's government is to blame. We must stop this destruction before it's too late. Demand action >

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Wildfires have killed an estimated 600 jaguars in Brazil's Pantanal wetlands. Vets are using stem cells to treat injured cats.

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Roughly a quarter of the Pantanal wetland in Brazil, which regulates the water cycle upon which life depends in the region, has burned in wildfires worsened by climate change this year.

Brazil's Pantanal — the world's largest wetland — is on fire.

pantanal'>Brazilian Pantanal has been burning since mid-July, with fires four times the size of the largest fire in the Amazon rainforest. The world's largest wetland is home to roughly 1,200 vertebrate species, including 36 threatened with extinction

Brazil’s Pantanal - the world's largest wetland - is on fire.

Brazil’s Pantanal, the world’s biggest wetland, has had a record 10,000+ fires this year. Scientists blame climate change and drought. It is home to dozens of threatened species like jaguars, which biologists are finding starving or severely burned: “Everything is suffering.”

Fires in Brazil's Amazon are nearing 2019's catastrophic levels, with almost 30,000 in August alone. And in the Pantanal, the world's largest wetlands, fires are the worst in 15 years due to heat and low rain — threatening the world's densest population of jaguars.

Brazil, Bolivia, and Paraguay signed a landmark commitment today to protect the Pantanal, the world’s largest tropical wetland

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