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São Tome & Principe: Environment endangered by oil exploitation

Categories: Sub-Saharan Africa, Sao Tome and Principe, Economics & Business, Environment, Ethnicity & Race, International Relations

A floating oil rig has recently and “mysteriously” appeared off coast of São Tomé & Príncipe, as blog Island Biodiversity Race [1] reports. The blogger, who is researching about the island's unique fauna and flora, shares his worries on the major environmental changes that occur due to exploitation of oil resources, allegedly his “Worst Nightmare.”