10 Sep 2019 Brazilian environmental agents and federal police destroy machinery indigenous reserves and national parks for gold and diamonds. Agents had destroyed the equipment to prevent new mines from sprouting elsewhere.
Brazilian gold, first discovered in the late 17th century, has played an important and lasting role The Gongo Soco gold mine, operated by the Imperial Brazilian Mining The difference is that today39s technology vastly accelerates the mining
10 Nov 2018 Illegal gold miners work at a mine in Posto de Vigilancia. Now, Brazil has elected a new farright president, Jair Bolsonaro, who favors abolishing .. Agents set fire to several machines and camp dwellings before taking off.
18 Sep 2018 Gold Prospectors In Northern Brazil Are Destroying Amazon Rivers Gold mining has been part of the region39s economy since the 1950s, but the with the introduction of hydraulic backhoes, machines with a destruction
5 Jul 2017 In the middle of northern Brazil39s Amazon jungle, Chinesemade digging equipment rasps at the bottom of a giant iron ore mine. units, Vale has worked on protecting forests against illegal deforestation and goldmining..
31 Aug 2019 Federal agents in Brazil exchanged gunfire with illegal miners in the Amazon at an illegal gold mine near the city of Altamira, Para state, Brazil, August 30, 2019. two backhoes and three other pieces of mining equipment.