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Pope Francis Call on Ecuador to Protect the Amazon and Its Peoples - Petition
Environment  (tags: Pope Francis, Ecuador, President Rafael Correa, Yasuni National Park, voluntary isolation, biodiverse area, Petroamazonas )

Dandelion
- 392 days ago - amazonwatch.org
The Pope will will meet Pres. Rafael Correa and state owned oil company Petroamazonas are attempting to drill for oil in Yasuni National Park. Yasuni is home to last communities living in voluntary isolation and most biodiverse areas of the planet.
Deforestation Ramping Up in Yasuni as Ecuador Sets to Open Up National Park to Drilling
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Amazon, Yasuni National Park, oil drilling, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, habitat, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, world, wildlife, nature, protection, pollution, politics, government, green )

Cal
- 729 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Recently, disturbance in the park may have ramped up, with satellite data showing a significant increase in deforestation alerts within Yasuni National Park since 2011.
Civil Society Calls for Vote on Drilling in Ecuador's Yasuní Park
Environment  (tags: Yasuni National Park, oil drilling, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, energy, ecosystems, protection, pollution, world, politics, wildlife, stae-owned )

Cal
- 1067 days ago - ipsnews.net
The Ecuadorean government's decision to allow oil drilling in the Yasuní National Park, one of the most biodiverse areas of the planet, has caused alarm among environmentalists and indigenous people, who are calling for a referendum on the issue
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Yasuni National Park in Ecuador
Environment  (tags: Yasuni National Park, oil drilling, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, energy, ecosystems, protection, pollution, world, politics, wildlife )

Cal
- 1077 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Yasuni National Park is likely the most biologically diverse spot on the planet. Due to a lack of promised funding to preserve all of htepark, Ecuador's Preident wants to open up a small part of the park to Big Oil for drilling.
   

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