Environmental destruction. Human rights violation. Cultural erosion. By giving a voice to the indigenous people of southern Belize, SATIIM strives to prevent these imminent consequences. US Capital Energy want the oil from under their feet. Not even the law that protects the land will stand in the way. Founded by the people it protects, SATIIM aims to save the Sarstoon-Temash National Park from oil development. Support us in our battle. Follow our progress here.
·BNE continues to flare around the clock. These pictures were taken on May 18, 2011 at 9:40am. Because of the haze, the waste from the flare is staying close to the ground as it travels toward the Belize River. Every time one passes Belize Natural Energy (BNE), you notice the flare and the particles.Gas flaring is generally discouraged as it releases toxic components into the atmosphere and contributes to climate change.