New Threat to Ecuadoran Rainforest"they're still doing things that would never even be contemplated
in the United States, Europe or any of the industrialized world,"
said Kenny Bruno, with EarthRights International
...things have changed since the election of Rafael Correa. This short lived threat was mostly abated even prior to his election in 2006.
(11-24-03) Houston Chronicle
Houston-based Burlington Resources has plans to explore the region for oil, despite widespread opposition from local indigenous groups. Burlington and an Argentine company hold rights to explore a combined area of nearly 1 million acres.
November 25, 2003
Posted by David Roknich at 10:20:00 PM