Deforestation

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Peruvian indigenous groups took control of an airport near an oil block in the Amazon on Monday. (Photo: Andrew Miller/Twitter)
A large group of indigenous Peruvian community members took control of an airport in the Andoas region of the Amazon on Monday to protest Argentine energy company Pluspetrol, which they say is polluting the land and exploiting resources in the region to build their oil drilling operations. Indigenous rights group Aidesep told the Latin American...
Amantha Perera
BALI, Indonesia - When she talks about the forests in her native Kalimantan,...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
The world's last remaining forest wildernesses are being damaged and destroyed...

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