Researchers have identified what's responsible for the sharks' bright green hue
Colombian President announced 100,000 hectares of the rare ecosystem will be delimited. In February a court had declared oil, gas and mining operations illegal in these territories.
While the Earth’s oceans are our largest carbon sinks, in terms of land ecosystems, the Amazon stores 10 percent of the world’s carbon, probably more than anywhere else on the planet.
The scientific community claims that two thirds of the mammal’s will disappear by 2050
Cannabis crops are causing deforestation in protected areas
A 1,5-million-dollar investment hopes to preserve at least 600 hectares of land and create more than 50 direct jobs.
With 15 minor oil spills every day the ecosystem has been largely damaged by the oil fever and negligence.
Ecosystems, water, biodiversity and Colombian’s health are endangered by the growth of this activity.
Pigeons, African land snails and lionfish are some of the species threating the country.
The initiative intends to stabilize El Oro parakeets population and reverse their decline.
Experts analyze how these fads played out in the region