@Reuters accompanied Brazilian and Peruvian police battling gangsters near the countries’ shared border in the remote Amazon, where there has been an explosion of cultivation and processing of coca, the plant used to produce cocaine
Here's why Indigenous people in the Peruvian Amazon are using drones to protect their land.
The scientists restoring a gold-mining disaster zone in the Peruvian Amazon
La Pampa was once the largest and most dangerous gold-mining zone in the Peruvian Amazon, so riddled with gangsters that scientists dared not enter.
This week's @TalkNerdy_Pod is a double hitter w/ 2 inspiring individuals I met in the Peruvian Amazon! Hilary Scheppers & Daniel Couceiro both worked at @RainforestEx in the Tambopata National Reserve of the Peruvian Amazon. Only on #TalkNerdy ! ?????
Better late than never for a very special @TalkNerdy_Pod ! ??? This week features 2 interviews from my trip to the Peruvian Amazon. Hilary Scheppers & Daniel Couceiro both previously worked at Rainforest Expeditions in the Tambopata National Reserve.
The Indigenous people in Peru are protesting the 10th oil pipeline leak that is devastating the Peruvian Amazon.
FBI's Illegal Mining Initiative aims to end the dangerous activities & human rights abuses entwined w/ illicit mining of minerals & precious metals. This is a bird's-eye-view of illegal mining camps in the Peruvian Amazon taken during a flight w/ partners.
One of my favorite wildlife encounters of 2019: there’s a rare poison dart frog in the Peruvian Amazon that lives and breeds inside bamboo (Ranitomeya sirensis). I always wanted to film them in this micro-habitat, and when @laowa_lens invented their probe lens I got my chance!
Major earthquake in Peru. Woke up with bed shaking, light fixture swaying in Lima, where everything seems OK. Epicenter ~700km away in Peruvian Amazon (Loreto state, I think). Reports of 8.0 (USGS). People saying extended shaking felt from Bogotá to Ica to Cuenca. Quite scary.
Oil companies have polluted the waters of the Peruvian Amazon for decades. Tired of false promises, indigenous groups are taking on the industry.
I've been filming in the Peruvian Amazon for the last 4 days and look how serious my face is.
A Peruvian oil pipeline has ruptured for the fourth time this year, contaminating parts of the Amazon River.
Water emergency in Peruvian Amazon after 3,000-barrel oil spill contaminates 2 rivers