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A Ruptured Pipe Spilled Oil Upstream of the Amazon River

Offbeat  (tags: environment, ethics, crime, wildlife, world )

- 1809 days ago -
Ten thousand barrels of oil are now making their way down Ecuador's Coca River--a waterway that eventually feeds into the Amazon River--after a pipe run by the state-owned Petroecuador burst during a landslide, says Reuters. The pipe is the country's

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David C (131)
Sunday June 9, 2013, 7:47 am

Elisa F (235)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 1:15 am
Hopefully, they will get help with a swift clean up.

Lynn D (0)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 1:57 am
truly sad..................

Melody Long (1)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 2:55 am
Very sad and unfortunate. Shared and noted, thanks.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 3:57 am
Leave this natural resource tranquil

Kerrie G (116)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 5:05 am
This must've made so many people very sad... :(

Connie O (44)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 5:24 pm
what a mess....truly a disaster to this area.

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 8:48 pm
Very regrettable, once again yet another environmental disaster.

. (0)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 4:00 pm
I wish you luck on the Keystone, Obama.....
What would you do if this happened in America?

Robert Hardy (68)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 7:47 pm
One more crime against Nature. One more crime against life.

Jeanne R (1203)
Sunday June 30, 2013, 7:39 pm
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