Biodiversity

The hidden and unexpected savannah species of Amazonia

/ 21st August 2019

When people hear the word ‘Amazonia’ they probably imagine a dense tropical rainforest, uniformly covered by green vegetation. But Amazonia is actually made up of a mosaic of diverse and varied habitats, including moist evergreen forests, seasonal forests, transitional forests, different types of flooded forest, swamps and—perhaps somewhat unexpectedly—savannahs. Located at the periphery of the […]