TITLE

British Gas 'under siege' in Ecuador

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Alexander
PUB. DATE
July 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;7/6/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1776, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on environmental campaigners' takeover of offices of the British Gas in Quito in protest of the company's activities in the Amazon rainforests of Ecuador. British Gas' prospecting for oil at several sites in the southeastern province of Pastaza; Main environmental problem in Ecuador; Friends of the earth's accusations against the British Gas; Environmental groups' dissatisfaction of results of the British Gas' exploration studies.
ACCESSION #
10491160

 

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