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Island of Chiloé, Chile: Huilliches Fight Lumber Company to Save Their Forests

Volume 9, no. 1

Island of Chiloé, Chile: Huilliches Fight Lumber Company to Save Their Forests

Lumber companies threaten the ecological balance of Chiloé and the lives of the Huilliche communities. Golden Spring, a multinational company, and others expect to exploit around 180,000 hectares of Chiloé's forests.