Mayans and Achuar leaders blame one California-based petroleum company for wreaking environmental havoc and leaving many people ill.
Kelly Hearn tells the story of one trip into the Amazonian rainforest to give a big-picture look at the hydrocarbon industry's push into the Tropical Andes.
The Camisea Natural Gas Project in Peru is one of South America's largest energy developments. With six pipeline ruptures since 2004, it's also one of the most controversial.
Indigenous groups are threatened as Peru gears up for an energy boom.