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Patagonia in Peril: Proposed Dams Threaten One of the Last Great Wild Places

Grassroots campaign continues to battle $10-billion mega project

At this moment, government officials in Chile are under pressure to approve a major hydroelectric project that would dam the Río Baker and nearby Río Pascua, two of the biggest and wildest and most beautiful rivers in the Patagonian wilderness.  Backed by…
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by: James McVey – March 7, 2013

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