Starting Of Hydraulic Gold Mining Operation Process Known As " Chupadeira S ...
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File name: Amazon gold mining deforestation_it2106.jpg
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Description: Starting of hydraulic gold mining operation process known as " chupadeira system " . Use of heavy machinery for excavation , workers clear the designated work front and then dug down to the level of ore bearing material . Large and deep holes are made in forest land where gold miners will use high pressure jets of water to dislodge rock material and move sediments . Amazon rain forest deforestation at Agua Branca gold mining village , Para State , Brazil .
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