Brasília (28/Dec/2017) – The Federal Public Ministry in Santa Catarina (MPF / SC) and the Socio-Environmental Institute (ISA) signed a legal agreement with the Brazilian Institute for the Environment and Renewable Natural Resources (IBAMA) to allocate R$ 34 million of Brazilian reais for projects to recover the Atlantic Forest in the state of Santa Catrina. The lawsuit sought to protect native Atlantic Forest species threatened with extinction, which were mistakenly included in authorizations for cutting and forest management in the state.