The communities in the Napo River are suffering from floods and product of this, many families have had to move out of their communities. Yet there has been no government intervention on this situation.
Pressure from Perupetro halts plan for a reserve for indigenous people living between the Napo and Tigre rivers.
Rupture of pipeline spills 11,000 barrels of oil reaching the rainforests of Ecuador. Peru and Brazil are at risk.
The oil slick came from Sucumbios, Ecuador, through the Napo River, contaminating the only source of water in the place.
The oil slick from the Trans-Ecuadorian pipeline rupture finally crossed the border, arriving to Pantoja area.
One of the spills occurred on the Negro river, near Manaus, and another in Napo river in the Ecuadorian jungle; IBAMA proposes an ’emergency coordination’