BURNT HOME FOREST FIRES, Amazon, near Boavista, northern Brazil, South America. A family in the burnt out framework of their home destroyed by forest fire. Macuxi traditional indigenous people. Ecological biosphere and fragile ecosystem where flora and fauna, and native lifestyles are threatened by progress and development. The rainforest is home to many plants and animals who are endangered or facing extinction. This region is home to indigenous primitive and tribal peoples including the Yanomami and Macuxi.