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#50435 - 04/01/02 01:25 PM Watch "Paradise be dammed"
Marty Offline
After months of investigation, CBC-TV's current
affairs program, Disclosure, will air its report on
Belize's proposed Chalillo dam on Tuesday, April 2,
at 9 p.m. "Paradise be dammed," investigates the
Chalillo dam controversy and the Canadian players
behind it.

To research and film the report, the "Paradise be
dammed" team went to Belize's Macal River Valley
and met with Belize officials, proponents and critics
of the dam. The team also interviewed Fortis CEO
Stanley Marshall, AMEC VP David Paterson,
CIDA official Robert Derouin, Probe International's
Gráinne Ryder, Belize Zoo's Sharon Matola, and
Ambrose Tillet, a former executive with Belize Electricity.

[This message has been edited by Marty (edited 04-01-2002).]

#50436 - 04/01/02 02:11 PM Re: Watch "Paradise be dammed"
Laguna Punta Offline
No one bothered to interview me!!
Gone fishing!!

#50437 - 04/01/02 02:25 PM Re: Watch "Paradise be dammed"
HCking Offline
Who are you? Why is there such a push from a Canadian company?

#50438 - 04/01/02 04:04 PM Re: Watch "Paradise be dammed"
marty, do you have any info as to if it will be aired in the usa? can you get it on satelite or some other way?

#50439 - 04/01/02 04:29 PM Re: Watch "Paradise be dammed"
sweetjane Offline
we have so many canadian posters...maybe someone will try to watch it and give us a summary??

in elbert greer's book, he mentions that the area in question is one of the last breeding areas for both the scarlet macaw and the howler monkey. he said if the dam goes thru, the populations of these species (and who know what others) will be vertually wiped out in that area.

#50440 - 04/01/02 08:11 PM Re: Watch "Paradise be dammed"
Debbie Offline
Everyone knows this is a sore spot for me and my family.... So, I'm extremely interested in seeing it... Can we get a video? Will it air here?
Hello Canadian neighbors!!! Can you help us out here and keep us posted?????

#50441 - 04/02/02 09:32 AM Re: Watch "Paradise be dammed"
Marty Offline
i'll try to get a copy

#50442 - 04/02/02 03:08 PM Re: Watch "Paradise be dammed"
Kent@BlueHole Offline

I have a copy coming to San Pedro on Saturday. I'll be happy to pass it around.


#50443 - 04/02/02 05:09 PM Re: Watch "Paradise be dammed"
cold in canada Offline
You can find the tv schedule/info at:


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