The samples collected in rivers of the region, as the Amazon, must demonstrate the impacts of the oil spill.
Ecuador investigates river water after oil spill in the Amazon
Oil spill in the mountains of Ecuador may have come to Peru
June 14, 2013
Rupture of pipeline spills 11,000 barrels of oil reaching the rainforests of Ecuador. Peru and Brazil are at risk.
Court Reduces Chevron Corporation's Fine for Polluting the Amazon to $9.5 Billion
November 14, 2013
Originally to be fined $18 billion, Chevron called the final verdict illegitimate.
ClearWater: Map highlights efforts to bring clean water to communities in Ecuador
April 3, 2014
Digital Democracy has partnered with the ClearWater Project to create a cutting edge interactive map that tells the story of indigenous communities of the Ecuadorean Amazon. Following years of oil contamination, local leaders have banded together to build rainwater catchment systems as a source of clean drinking water. The map brings together photographs, stories and […]