Chinese citizens in Peru were arrested for mining for gold in a protected area.
October 4, 2013
The Police of Peru carried out an operation to combat the exploration of mineral resources in the buffer zone of the Tambopata Reserve.
February 2, 2014
The Superior Court of Justice of Madre de Dios sentenced three miners that were extracting gold illegally in the National Reserve of Tambopata.
October 29, 2015
Sernanp detected increase in illegal mining in an air patrol to assess possible impacts of illegal activities.