Projects that involve a physical or chemical alteration of wetlands that are totally or partially within the urban limit must be submitted to the SEIA

Via Constitutional Journal The Comptroller General of the Republic, at the request of its Department of the Environment, Public Works and Companies, issued a statement clarifying Opinion No. E129413 of 2021, in the sense of determining whether the declaration of a wetland as urban, in the case of those referred to in…

Study on climate change: “Global warming has no comparison in 2,000 years”

The responsibility of the human being in the warming of the atmosphere, the ocean and the soil is “undeniable” concludes the report of the Intergovernmental Group of Experts on Climate Change (IPCC).   The director of the Center for Sustainability and Strategic Resource Management (CiSGER) of the University of Development (UDD), Alexis Godoy, said that…

Terram by coast law: The project that is currently being discussed does not seek to solve the problems of the area, it is thinking in terms of those who have rights to use it

Flavia Liberona, executive director of the organization, was part of the panel discussion of the seminar “Coastal Law in Chile: for coastal governance in the context of climate change”, which brought together different professionals and researchers in the area and serves as a prelude to the new CIGIDEN and Terram Foundation publication on coastal zone…

Observatory of the coast

More than 18 thousand settlements and coastal structures would be exposed to the impacts of climate change in the country

Press release in La Tercera. A study carried out by researchers from several national universities determined that a series of infrastructure, such as ports and coves; natural systems such as wetlands; In addition to urban centers, they could be affected by an eventual rise in the level of the oceans and a greater frequency and…