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Gold Mining Deforestation in Peruvian Reserve Surpasses 450 Hectares
Environment  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, ecosystems, deforestaton, Peru, world, wildlife, mining interests, habitat, destruction, conservation, environment, protection )

Cal
- 47 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A recent analysis finds illegal mining has destroyed 100 hectares of rainforest in Tambopata National Reserve since July.
EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: Yet Another Oil Spill Strikes the Peruvian Amazon
Environment  (tags: oil spills, Peru, Amazon, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, wildlife, world, protection )

Cal
- 113 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The oil spill was reported Wednesday morning in the northern Peruvian Amazon. It is the fourth spill reported this year from an aging pipeline owned by the state-run company Petroperú.
Repeat Oil Spills Turning Peruvian Amazon Into 'Sacrifice Zone' for Big Oil
Environment  (tags: World, Climate, Peru, Big Oil, Environment, Pollution, Indigenous )

Judy
- 158 days ago - commondreams.org
Less than six months after two horrific oil spills in the Peruvian Amazon devastated Indigenous communities and the local ecosystem, yet another spill in the region has been reported.
Peru: CLEAN UP Oil Spills in the Amazon
Environment  (tags: Peru, oil spill, destruction, pollution, habitatdestruction, ecosystems )

Linda
- 289 days ago - amazonwatch.org
Three devastating oil spills have occurred in the Peruvian Amazon in the last month spilling thousands of barrels of oil into Amazonian rivers. Peru^s national oil company is responsible, yet is continuing operations...
Deforestation in Peru
Environment  (tags: community activism, deforestation, Peru, world, pollution, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, GoodNews, wildlife, government )

Cal
- 490 days ago - worldwildlife.org
How indigenous communities, government agencies, nonprofits and businesses work together to stop the clearing of forests
If Not Us Then Who
Environment  (tags: short films, Tacloban, Honduras, Indonesia, Liberia, Nicaragua, Peru, Philippines, Uganda, Bonn, Brazil, Costa Rica, France )

Dandelion
- 537 days ago - ifnotusthenwho.me
This is a series of short films about people around the world that are standing up and taking back their lives and protecting their environments. The films also show what needs to be done. Scroll to the bottom for additional short films.
TAKE ACTION NOW! PERU: Clean Up Six-Month Oil Leak
Environment  (tags: OIL LEAK, Peru, oil, ecosystems, destruction, environment, energy, protection, pollution, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, wildlife, water, healthconditions )

Cal
- 717 days ago - forcechange.com
The Petroperú pipeline has already been leaking for several months, poisoning the river and all the lives that depend on it. The pipeline needs to be fixed, and Peru's Ministry of Environment needs to address the leak
TAKE ACTION NOW! Peru: Don't Licence Soldiers and Police to Kill Environmental Protesters
Environment  (tags: ACTIVISTS, SAFETY, PERU, LAW, ecosystems, environment, destruction, protection, world, humans, government, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 887 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Laws recently passed in Peru exempt members of the armed forces and police from criminal responsibility if they cause injury or death to environmental protesters.
Demand Oil Spill Cleanup in Amazon
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, forests, habitat destruction, health conditions, pollution, politics, water, conservation, Pluspetrol, Peru, Argentina )

Lynn
- 941 days ago - forcechange.com
... unacceptable levels of lead and cadmium have been registered in the blood of children near the spill, the Argentinian company ... has failed to clean up the contaminated area. Please stand with these indigenous people to ... cleans up the oil-contaminated ...
U.S. Gobbling Illegal Wood From Peru's Amazon Rainforest
Environment  (tags: illegal loggin, rainforest destruction, Amazon, Peru, protection, habitat, destruction, environment, ecosystems, trees, nature, forests, world, humans )

Cal
- 1699 days ago - news.mongabay.com
According to an in-depth new report by the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA), the illegal logging trade is booming in the Peruvian Amazon and much of the wood is being exported to the U.S
Volunteering National Park Conservation & Animal Welfare Peru Cusco Amazons
Environment  (tags: volunteer, abroad, peru, cusco, amazons, national park, conservation, animal welfare, non profit, organization, charity, abroaderview )

A Broader
- 1801 days ago - abroaderview.org
Help in all activities relating to reforestation, impact studies, flora inventory, transport and planting of mature sapling, follow up studies of mature sapling, value studies, fauna impact studies. help with activities relating to the management of this
PERU: Weak Environmental Impact Studies for Mines
Environment  (tags: world, protection, humans, habitat, mining, Peru, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, green, government )

Cal
- 1805 days ago - ipsnews.net
The stiff local opposition to the Conga gold mining project in the northern Peruvian highlands region of Cajamarca revived a long-postponed debate in this country, on the weakness of environmental impact studies in the mining industry.
The Most Biodiverse Place on Earth Threaten By Oil
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, protection, wildlife, destruction, amazonia, animales, animals, biodiversity, Ecuator, highest, new map, oil threat, Peru, plants, world, Yasuní National P )

Javier
- 1900 days ago - animalastnews.blogspot.com
A new map shows the importance of Yasuni National Park as the most biodiverse ecosystem in the Western Hemisphere, and maybe even on Earth. Scientists released the map along with the UN General Assembly to save the park from oil exploration through dona..
WWF FINDS POSITIVES FOR PALM OIL IN PERU
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, palm oil, Peru, habitat )

CherAWAY
- 2390 days ago - goallover.org
A study conducted by the WWF and SNV Netherlands Development Corporation looking at the impact of potential biofuel production in Peru has found that oil palm has the most environmental and socio-economic benefits on agricultural areas within the
 

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