23 September 2012

ECUADOR : Continuing Fires Kill 5, Injure 73 And Destroy 44,000 Acres.


      Little media attention has been paid to Ecuador's blazing forest fires...until people started to die.
     5 have died...and 73 injured since June.
     The fires have consumed 17,600 hectares/ 43,500 acres.
     Most of the fires have been in Quito's Pichincha province.