Illegal gold dredgers impounded on the Marañon River

May 28th, 2011

The coast guard service based in Yurimaguas on the Huallaga River impounded three industrial dredges on the Marañon River this past week, in the department of Loreto in northeastern Peru, during an operation to eradicate illegal gold mining operations. None of the industrial-sized dredges, at different points along the river near Saramiriza, had the required […]

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