: Mining closed in Amapá extracted gold and wood illegally in Brazilian state of Amapa

Mining closed in Amapá extracted gold and wood illegally in Brazilian state of Amapa

Sat August 15th, 2015

Owner had license to extract tantalite in an area of 30 hectares. Inspection identified river deviation and soil contamination by mercury.

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