The gold camp Krikie Nigi in Suriname represents the platonic ideal of environmental devastation. Every inch of land is reviewed and each milligram of gold is removed.
August 16, 2012
Council gathered to decide on the future of the resolution which allows the use of mercury in mining. Decision comes out next week.
August 17, 2012
The Miners’ Federation of Madre de Dios warned with a strike if the Government does not repeal or modify the article that prohibits the use of dredges for mining.
August 15, 2012
In the last five years, IBAMA deactivated 81 illegal mining in north of Mato Grosso, south of Pará and in the Amazon, in the region of the Transamazonic road. Click to see full size image gallery