New poster/infographic! Harlequin Toads (Atelopus) of
#Ecuador . Download the poster for #FREE (English and Spanish versions) in high-res here, or help us fund the expeditions needed to find the 13 "lost" species by purchasing the framed version. http://www.tropicalherping.com/posters.html http://picnano.com/tweet/iKELTatFZM
Up to 2,000 protesters marched in Quito
#Ecuador against govt austerity measures since quarantine, incls: privatizing public companies,reducing labour hours & wages,paying IMF debt instead of investing in hospitals, 'liberating' gas prices that ultimately abolishes gas subsidies http://picnano.com/tweet/aUOJ9AqBEv #Ecuador gov't says confirmed Covid-19 cases climbed to 37,355 with more than 3,200 deaths. Guayas Province (home to Guayaquil) and Pichincha Province (home to Quito) represent about three-fifths of confirmed cases. More than half of positive tests are people ages 20 to 49. http://picnano.com/tweet/vmAwofMbjJ
Today In History | May 24, 1981 |
#Ecuador President Jaime Roldós died in a suspicious plane crash in Loja Province. John Perkins, a former U.S. economic advisor, argues that Roldós was assassinated. He makes the claim in his 2004 book, "Confessions of an Economic Hitman." http://picnano.com/tweet/GdZ34S8qoN
Happy International Day for Biological Diversity! This year's message “Our solutions are in nature” emphasizes hope, solidarity, and the importance of working together at all levels to build a future of life in harmony with nature.
#BiodiversityDay #biodiversity #Ecuador http://picnano.com/tweet/kQcipWJrni