September 22, 2020

At least 8M humans may have lived and farmed the Amazon basin

Scientists in Brazil have uncovered evidence that between eight and 50 million people lived around the Amazon river by 1492 and farmed extensively in the region, shown in the map pictured.

Source: At least 8M humans may have lived and farmed the Amazon basin | Daily Mail Online

Here is a link to the actual study referenced in the above article.

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