Newly Appointed Tourism Ambassador for Brazil Collects Environmental Fines

This nomination will enable Rasmussen to promote Brazil abroad and illustrate how environmental preservation may be combined with sustainable tourism.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro announced on Thursday, August 1st, the appointment of biologist and TV presenter Richard Rasmussen as the ambassador for Brazilian tourism.

On his official website, Richard describes himself as "possessing a profound knowledge of the environment and native cultures, fauna, animal behavior and an expert in ecology."

Close to R$400,000 in environmental fines by Ibama

The biologist and TV host, who has worked on SBT, Record . . .

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