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Peru Outraged After Greenpeace Makes Its Mark and Defaces Nazca Ancient Site


Environment  (tags: activists, crime, culture, climate-change, conservation, destruction, environment, government, habitat, humans, protection, world )

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- 1680 days ago - nytimes.com
An expression of concern by the environmental group Greenpeace about the carbon footprint was marred this week by real footprints -- in a fragile, and restricted, landscape near the Nazca lines, ancient man-made designs etched in the Peruvian desert.



   

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John Pierce (228)
Saturday December 13, 2014, 1:00 am
That was arrogant, utterly stupid, and extremely selfish.
 

Anteater Ants (122)
Saturday December 13, 2014, 5:52 am
Look before you leap...
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday December 13, 2014, 11:25 am
Not impressed with Greenpeace on this despicable behavior--actually i'm very disappointed. You'd think they'd know better--very ODD. Thanks Caree
 

Slava R (1311)
Saturday December 13, 2014, 5:02 pm
thanks for sharing
 

Edo R (71)
Saturday December 13, 2014, 10:02 pm
Thanks
 

Mike H (252)
Sunday December 14, 2014, 8:17 am
This is unbelievably stupid and ignorant. The site in Peru was damaged beyond repair and The Greenpeace reputation is forever damaged.
 

Ana MESNER (201)
Sunday December 14, 2014, 11:18 pm
Noted- thank you for sharing
 

Claudia A (65)
Monday December 15, 2014, 2:46 am
Who will stand and appreciate ancient cultures, when we are not taking care of the living right now? Oil spill has caused a lot of damage...which have been their action to repair it?
 

. (2)
Monday December 15, 2014, 6:32 am
ty
 

Lisbeth Jensen (80)
Monday December 15, 2014, 7:47 am
Noted.
 

pam w (139)
Monday December 15, 2014, 9:47 am
SNAFU!
 

Gail Ring (89)
Monday December 15, 2014, 9:53 am
thanks for sharing.. sad to know that someone like Greenpeace has resorted to something as this
 

Past Member (0)
Monday December 15, 2014, 10:21 am
This should have never happened!
 

Janis K (129)
Monday December 15, 2014, 11:37 am
Greenpeace should've known better. Don't they have a decent lawyer.
 

Hent catalina - maria (95)
Monday December 15, 2014, 12:39 pm
Thanks
 

(85)
Monday December 15, 2014, 1:13 pm
Sad... I would have thought that they would have known better also! : \
 
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