Residents of the area warned of the presence of heavy machinery that extracts white sand in the buffer zone of the Allpahuayo Mishana National Reserve.
March 24, 2014
The area conserves natural resources and fragile ecosystems of forests on white sand, flooded forests by black water upland forests.
January 20, 2014
Area is in the buffer zone of the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve, which is recognized as a Ramsar area.
November 13, 2020
Exclusive survey reveals 145 requests filed with the National Mining Agency as of November 3, the highest number in 24 years. A bill presented by President Bolsonaro would legalize activities currently prohibited by the Constitution. Image: operation against illegal mining in TI Kayapó, in 2017. Photo: Felipe Werneck/InfoAmazonia.