Kayapo Chief Raoni weeps over the Belo Monte dam, which will flood his tribe's lands
along the Xingu River. Picture from the Support Chief Raoni Facebook Page.
Check out Rhett Butler's article on mongabay.com to learn more about the Belo Monte dam and how this will displace more than 16, 000 people by flooding 40,000 hectares of rainforest. It is a sad day for Brazil.