The Tungurahua volcano is forcing voluntary evacuations

On Friday 4 April, the Tungurahua volcano recorded a strong activity again, since that, several warnings have been given. The last, on Wednesday night, extended with a voluntary evacuation until early hours of Thursday.   After 18:00, the alert was activated. Military and police...

Orange alert because of the moderate to high activity of the Tungurahua volcano

The Tungurahua volcano, which on Friday expelled a mushroom of ash 10 km in height, recorded this Saturday an activity between moderate and high, although it maintains the intermediate level of alert, according to Ecuadorian authorities. Located in the Andean Center of Ecuador,...

Vaccination against influenza begins today

The vaccine against the flu, including H1N1, AH3N2 and B types, will be available from today in the medical centers of the Health Ministry of Ecuador (MSP). This campaign, which will culminate on December 31, is more focused on help children, the elderly, pregnant women and...
Various animals have been attacked

A puma and a bear are behind animal attacks in Tungurahua

Technicians from the Ministries of Environment and Agriculture identified that a young puma and a bear were behind the attacks on donkeys, cattle and other animals in the community of  Ambatillo Alto in Ambato and San Jorge in Patate located in the province of Tungurahua. They...

Mass funeral in Pelileo for those killed in the traffic accident

Yesterday, several houses of Pelileo, canton of Tunguragua, showed black ribbons in their Windows, as a sign of mourning for the death of 13 of its inhabitants, as a result of the overturning of a bus of the cooperative Pelileo, occurred early on Saturday, via El Triunfo-Bucay....