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Members of the Fire brigade from Sesc Porto Cercado hotel in the Pantanal of Mato Grosso,  watch a plane drop a load of water on a wildfire that has broken out near the hotel. <br />
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Since the beginning of 2020, the Pantanal has been facing the largest destruction by burning in its history. From January to September, fires burned 3,977,000 hectares of the Pantanal, which corresponds to 26.5% of the entire biome, killing a vast amount of the region's wildlife.