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Ecuador Oil Spill Pollutes Amazon Tributary
Environment  (tags: Ecuador, Quijos River, Amazon, 420, 000 gal. oil spill, regional capital Coca, Coca / Napo confluence, drinking water contaminated, crude oil, landslide, pipeline, Petroecuador, Peru / Brazil on alert )

Judy
- 413 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Ecuador's state oil company resumed pumping through the country's main pipeline on Tuesday, 4 days after it was damaged by a landslide. But crude spilled by the accident reached tributaries of the Amazon River and polluted drinking water downstream.
On Earthday TAKE ACTION for the Amazon !
Environment  (tags: Amazon, rainforest, earthday, "11th Oil Round", exploitation, Ecuador, President Correa )

Angelika
- 456 days ago - amazonwatch.org
In honor of Earth Day and for our common future, let's raise our voices together! Sign, share and tweet like mad !
Ecuadorean Tribe Will 'Die Fighting' to Defend Rainforest (See Action in Comments)
Environment  (tags: Amazon, Ecuador, raingorest, Jasuni National Park, Petroamazonas, oil, indigenous, exploitation, Kichwa tribe, Vandana Shiwa )

Angelika
- 498 days ago - guardian.co.uk
In what looks set to be one of the most one-sided struggles in the history of Amazon forest conservation, an indigenous community of about 400 villagers is preparing to resist the Ecuadorean army and one of the biggest oil companies in South America.
Oil Showdown in the Amazon - TAKE ACTION
Environment  (tags: Amazon, Ecuador, Big Oil, indigenous people, rainforest, habitatdestruction, greenhousegases, ecosystems, destruction, globalwarming, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Angelika
- 535 days ago - avaaz.org
Ecuador's Kichwa people have asked for our help to stop the government turning their forest home into an oil field.
Presidente De La Republica De Ecuador: Stop Destroying Yasuni Rainforest-"Something Must Remain for the Huaorani" ACTION
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, habitatdestruction, Yasuni Rainforest, Huaorani, Amazon, Ecuador, indigenous people )

Nancy
- 778 days ago - change.org
"We used to defend our territory with wooden spears," the Huaorani say. "Now we launched a petition on Change.org, and we are asking for your help."
World Pays Ecuador Not to Extract Oil From Rainforest
Environment  (tags: biodiversity, ecuador, destruction, conservation, endangered, energy, environment, habitatdestruction, habitat, Sustainabililty, nature, forests, wildlife, ecosystems )

Xil
- 936 days ago - guardian.co.uk
An alliance of European local authorities, national governments, US film stars, Japanese shops, soft drink companies and Russian foundations have stepped in to prevent oil companies exploiting 900m barrels of crude oil from one of the world's most biologi
Shareholders Put the Heat on Chevron
Environment  (tags: Chevron, Ecuador, SEC, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Nancy
- 1152 days ago - motherjones.com
Despite the upheavel, in its newly-released annual report, Chevron gives itself glowing reviews for a job well done. But Trillium, a watchdog company dedicated to sustainable investment, sees things differently--it released a letter to the Securities...
ACTION ALERT: Chevron: Clean Up Your Toxic Mess in Ecuador ! ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: oil spill, ecuador, destruction, devastation, chevron, oil company, destruction, environment, healthconditions, pollution, habitatdestruction, nature, wildlife )

Simone
- 1361 days ago - environment.change.org
Over the course of twenty-six years of oil drilling in Ecuador's Amazon rainforest, U.S. oil giant Chevron deliberately dumped more than 18 billion gallons of toxic wastewater into the rainforest, leaving local people suffering a wave of cancers,
Why the World Should Pay Ecuador Millions of Dollars To Do Nothing
Environment  (tags: environment, Ecuador, habitat, nature, protection )

Cher Away
- 1425 days ago - environment.change.org
When you hear the words "environment" and "Ecuador" used together, you probably think about the ongoing legal battle to hold Chevron accountable for the environmental and public health disaster in the Amazon caused by its subsidiary, Texaco.
US Denies Climate Aid to Countries Opposing Copenhagen Accord
Environment  (tags: environment, climate aid, denied, Bolivia, Ecuador, protection, climate-change )

Cher Away
- 1565 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Bolivia and Ecuador will be denied aid after both opposed the accord
ACTION ALERT: Urge Chevron to Clean Up Its Oil Spill in the Amazon !!
Environment  (tags: chevron, oil drilling stations, ecuador, destruction, habitatdestruction, pollution, environment )

Simone
- 1587 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.com
Chevron's outdated and dangerous oil drilling stations in the Ecuadorian rainforest have caused what may be the most devastating environmental catastrophe in history. Thousands of Ecuadorians' lives and countless plants and animals have been destroyed
Welcome to the Galapagos Islands   video
Environment  (tags: Galapagos Islands, Ecuador, animals, climate, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, protection, research, water, wildlife, world )

Teresa
- 1896 days ago - youtube.com
The laboratory for the study of the origins of life. See the amazing creatures Darwin first saw in 1835 -- giant tortoises, sea turtles, flightless cormorants, iguanas and penguins --
ACTION ALERT Fund Ecuador to Keep Oil Underground & Rainforests Standing
Environment  (tags: rainforest, Ecuador, Amazon, Europe, Funding )

Morgan
- 2162 days ago - rainforestportal.org
It is time for the international community led by Europe to step up and finance large-scale Amazon rainforest preservation to protect the Earth's atmosphere, biodiversity, and life-giving ecosystems; while helping meet needs for national advancement
Contribute To Habitat Preservation
Environment  (tags: ancient, complex, Habitat, Preservation, rainforest, donate, shop, store, gift, ecosystems, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Paraguay conservation, ecosystems, endangered, nature, wildlife, animals, world, GoodNews, environment, forests, animaladvocates, protection, animal )

Mari
- 2329 days ago - shop.therainforestsite.com
Since The Rainforest Site began in 2000, together we have funded the protection and preservation of more than 41,000 acres of rainforest habitat. Your daily click and your Rainforest Site store purchases, combined with those of many others
   

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