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Tapajos Region Brazilian Amazon Artisanal Gold Mining June 2006

1223 - Removal of Barriers to the Introduction of Cleaner Artisanal Mining and Extraction Technologies

25 okt. 2013

This short video was filmed in June of 2006 around the Gold mining community of Creporizao, Para Brazil. Footage includes a Bahanco operation using sluices to concentrate alluvial gold as well as current attempts to reforest previously mined areas.