Today, the Peace River Valley is locked in winter’s grip. Deer paw through snow for food, smoke circles up from the chimneys of homesteads, and the landscape takes on a monochromatic hue. 220 more words
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The attempt to build the first of 24 hydroelectric power plants along the Marañon River comes with repression.
Residents of the districts of Cortengana and Chumuch (Celendín Province) and communities along the Marañón River, on the margin of both Cajamarca and Amazonas, denounced today the incursion of officials of the transnational Odebrech accompanied by a large contingent of heavily armed police. 943 more words
Winnemem Wintu reject Bay Delta Conservation Plan, denounce it as a death sentence for salmon and violation of Indigenous rights
December 9, 2013. Source: Winnemem Wintu
Chief Caleen Sisk will speak at rallies in Sacramento today and Friday and re-affirm the Winnemem Wintu opposition’s against the construction of the peripheral water export tunnels and the Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP), as Governor Jerry Brown’s administration releases the preliminary Environmental Impact Report and the BDCP plan to the public today. 624 more words
DAMS have revealed that Stéphane Richelmi is to continue with the team and Jolyon Palmer is to join for the 2014 season.
Stéphane Richelmi spent his second full year of competition in the GP2 Series with DAMS and definitely wasn’t outshone by his team mate Marcus Ericsson. 316 more words
From the Phnom Penh Post:
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The luscious jungles of Cambodia’s Cardamom mountains are under threat on many fronts. Few have visited the remote and pristine Areng valley in the Cardamoms, the latest target in the government’s push to turn Koh Kong into the “battery province”, until now.