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The Amazon’s new gold rush

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A new gold rush threatens the Amazon

An illegal gold rush has picked up steam in the Brazilian Amazon. According to reports, between 10,000 and 15,000 gold diggers are operating in the land of the Yanomami tribe, an area close to the Venezuelan border. Meanwhile, there are about 23,000 members of the Yanomami still on the land. While illegal mining...

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