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Ecuadorian image bank Ecuastock.com seeks crowdfunding to promote its efforts to save South American animal species. Amazonia, ECUADOR (PRWEB) August 15, 2014
A reporter from MCSquared Public Relations covered a nationally televised speech by President Rafael Correa of Ecuador in which he announced the end of the Yasuní-ITT initiative, a unique
Hunters are emptying Ecuador's Yasuni National Park of wildlife via a single road built by oil companies, scientists say. Communities existing inside and around the park are changing their customs to a lifestyle of commercial hunting, said Esteban Suarez, lead author of a Wildlife Conservation Society study. The road is being used to carry large numbers of peccaries, tapirs, monkeys and other species to markets in more populated areas, Suarez said in the journal Animal Conservation. The...
WCS study reveals that road construction for oil extraction in park becomes a wildlife pipeline.
By Ilene Cox, Redlands resident; owner of Redlands Travel Service on West State Street In the past few weeks many Redlands Daily Facts readers have come up to me in markets and stores telling me how much they enjoyed my articles on driving across the U.S. with my daughter Erin.
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