Following the denounce, the judge publicly threatened to imprison the journalist.
March 17, 2022
Although living 186 miles away from the area along the Tapajós River where illegal mining is concentrated, Santarém's inhabitants are at high risk of mercury poisoning.
May 27, 2022
Carnivorous fish are among the most consumed by the Munduruku and the most contaminated by mercury. Scientists suspect the toxic metal, found in the bodies of the members of this indigenous community is seriously affecting the health of adults and children who are born with malformations and developmental delays. Munduruku women already avoid getting pregnant.
May 10, 2013
The announcement was made after a complaint to the President of the Court of Justice of Madre de Dios would be in collusion with illegal miners carry out their activities in the Tambopata National Reserve.