How EcoLab Wants to Reinvent Environmental Journalism
Posted: 7/10/2013 | By: Jennifer Dorroh | PBS
South America is home to the world’s largest rainforest, its greatest river, and some of its most challenging environmental problems, from pollution to deforestation.Yet environmental issues are often overlooked by the region’s media, says environmental journalist and mapping expert Gustavo Faleiros.
“In South America, environmental coverage is always a second-class issue. It only gets covered when there are extraordinary facts,” he said.