Government operation found and evicted one thousand illegal miners in the Madre de Dios Region.
April 20, 2016
Illegal mining continues its expansion in Madre de Dios, the Peruvian region most affected by this activity. Destroyed forests, polluted rivers and soils, as well as social problems.
February 7, 2014
8,415 gallons of fuel were decommissioned and machinery used for illegal mining was destroyed in Madre de Dios.
January 23, 2014
People with concessions for reforestation filmed illegal miners trying to invade concessions.