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Workers of state owned oil company Ecopetrol, clean the Lizama river, which is affected by an oil leak in Barrancabermeja, Santander department, Colombia on March 26, 2018. 
The leakage of crude from an Ecopetrol inactive oil well, has generated an environmental crisis that completes 24 days in northern Colombia. / AFP PHOTO / str        (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)
Workers of state owned oil company Ecopetrol, clean the Lizama river, which is affected by an oil leak in Barrancabermeja, Santander department, Colombia on March 26, 2018. 
The leakage of crude from an Ecopetrol inactive oil well, has generated an environmental crisis that completes 24 days in northern Colombia. / AFP PHOTO / str        (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)

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    Alerta ambiental en Colombia tras derrame de crudo

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Alerta ambiental en Colombia tras derrame de crudo

Un derrame de petróleo en el departamento de Santander --al noreste de Colombia-- ha causado un gran impacto en el ecosistema de la zona. Tanto el Gobierno como organizaciones ambientales piden explicaciones a la petrolera estatal Ecopetrol por no haber tomado a tiempo las medidas para evitar o eventualmente controlar este de derrame de crudo.

Alerta ambiental en Colombia tras derrame de crudo

Un derrame de petróleo en el departamento de Santander --al noreste de Colombia-- ha causado un gran impacto en el ecosistema de la zona. Tanto el Gobierno como organizaciones ambientales piden explicaciones a la petrolera estatal Ecopetrol por no haber tomado a tiempo las medidas para evitar o eventualmente controlar este de derrame de crudo.