Drones help indigenous oversee oil spills in Peru’s Amazon jungle

Generations of indigenous people have used the knowledge passed down from their ancestors to monitor their territory and the well-being of their community.

But that vigilance takes on a new meaning when one of your neighbors becomes a multi-national oil company.

Now they are using state-of-the-art technology to protect their families and their land from pollution.

Correspondent Dan Collyns paid them a visit in Peru’s northern Amazon rainforest.

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