In TV & Radiofollow-up:
Battle for the Amazon and Tribes of the Amazon investigate the threats facing the region.
Jungle trees need reliable rainfall, so in the Amazon they make their own. Follow a raindrop's journey in the virtual jungle.Alternative non-Flash version
The fish with no name
This little fish has a stomach full of blood. Watch the moment it was first discovered and
see how readers voted to choose its scientific name.
Eco Top Ten
The health of the world's forests is one of ten issues in this guide to environmental topics.
Browse the Wildfacts database for facts, film and photos about hundreds of creatures.
The BBC World Service brings you full coverage of Brazilian affairs, in Portuguese.'Peixe-vampiro' é descoberto na Amazônia; escolha o nome
First shown April 2005Amazon AbyssBattle for the AmazonTribes of the Amazon
Amazonian fish and their habitats
Explore the Amazon region and its aquatic life.
Animal Diversity WebA beginner's guide to scientific animal names.