Brazil’s huge river diversion project divides opinion

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Récolte de la canne à sucre au Brésil © AFP PHOTO/Nelson Almeida

Outside his house by the Sao Francisco river, Emanoel de Souza toys with the skin of a crocodile he hunted a month earlier.

“There are plenty out there. You leave a cow’s heart on a hook by the river, and by morning a crocodile will have bitten,” he smiles.

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