Wednesday, 14 December 2011 18:56
Critics are concerned about the population of endangered blue whales off the coast.
Leaders of the Center of Cetacean Conservation (CCC) and NGO Ecoceanos
gathered at Chile’s presidential palace Wednesday morning with a petition bearing the signatures of over 40 international scientists urging President Sebastián Piñera to halt the construction of a wind farm in Chiloé approved in August
.Photo courtesy of Parque Eólico Chiloé / Facebook.Login to read more.
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Joe is from Brisbane, arguably the greatest city in Australia outside of Melbourne and Sydney and not including the capital, which no one outside the country has heard of anyway. He studied journalism and geography at the University of Queensland. In 2009 he left to do his last year of study on exchange at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. He has lived in Santiago since mid-2010.