26 Jun '11, 8pm

Existence of ‘Uncontacted’ Amazonian Tribe Confirmed [VIDEO]

Existence of ‘Uncontacted’ Amazonian Tribe Confirmed [VIDEO]

But on June 22, the Brazilian Bureau of Indian Affairs announced confirmation of a group of uncontacted people living in the western part of the Amazon’s Javari Valley, which is near the border of Peru. The existence of the group of about 200 or so people were confirmed following an over-flight expedition of the region; a series of aerial photographs clearly showed several rounded-top huts in small clearings dotting the forested land. Analysis of the photos also showed that the tribe is growing a variety of crops, including corn, bananas, and peanuts.

Full article: http://planetsave.com/2011/06/26/existence-of-uncontacted...

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