The Peruvian government has approved plans for gas company Pluspetrol to move deeper into the buffer zone of the Manu National Park in the Amazon rainforest.
January 23, 2014
Project would be about to be approved after the January 13, 2014 Pluspetrol responded to the last three “observations” pending.
February 2, 2014
The project had been denied so far by the potential impact of work on isolated indigenous tribes. The Argentine oil company may start operating in three months.
February 27, 2014
Operations by gas consortium in Amazon reserve for vulnerable indigenous peoples met with legal action.