Belo Monte Dam

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  • Belo Monte Dam
    • Flooding the rainforest
      • methane will be released from the rooting flooded trees
      • Stagnent pools which will increase the spread of malaria
    • Jobs
      • The dam will create jobs
        • Migration will increase 100,000migrants
          • diseases spread
    • Fish/species
      • white cheeked spider monkey, black-bearded saki monkey would loose breeding grounds.
      • loss of migrratory fish
        • Crucial part of diet and income
    • Dry season
      • unlikely to beneft as will produce little energy
    • inefficient
      • the dam is not located near the densely popoluated areas.
        • This means it will have to be transported. this costs money and looses energy
    • cut of the big bend
      • transport link cut of for the indigenous tribes
        • can't transport into the larger towns to buy and sell produce
  • 20,000 people will be displaced
    • loss of culture
  • Indigenous people
    • Belo Monte Dam
      • Flooding the rainforest
        • methane will be released from the rooting flooded trees
        • Stagnent pools which will increase the spread of malaria
      • Jobs
        • The dam will create jobs
          • Migration will increase 100,000migrants
            • diseases spread
      • Fish/species
        • white cheeked spider monkey, black-bearded saki monkey would loose breeding grounds.
        • loss of migrratory fish
          • Crucial part of diet and income
      • Dry season
        • unlikely to beneft as will produce little energy
      • inefficient
        • the dam is not located near the densely popoluated areas.
          • This means it will have to be transported. this costs money and looses energy
      • cut of the big bend
        • transport link cut of for the indigenous tribes
          • can't transport into the larger towns to buy and sell produce
    • 20,000 people will be displaced
      • loss of culture
    • the dam has said to benifit the tribes as they will recieve energy which improves qol and standard of living
    • work together to combat the dam
  • work together to combat the dam

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JamesMck


Thanks a lot!

 

Hannah


Thanks :) I am doing some on energy too should be uploaded soon

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