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Proposed Dams in Panama and Costa Rica Threaten World Heritage Site

La Amistad Biosphere Reserve at risk

Surrounded by verdant rainforest and the sounds of a rushing river contending with a chorus of cicadas, 50 members of the Naso Indigenous group gathered in western Panama last September to protest plans to develop a 30 megawatt hydroelectric dam on the…
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by: Jennifer Kennedy – March 20, 2013


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