- published: 07 Mar 2011
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Thousands of Indonesians risk their lives to prospect for gold in makeshift mine shafts in the jungle of West Java. As well as risking their own safety when their cramped mine collapses, the locals pollute the environment with mercury and cyanide.
Now in a new location where the pump and gear being used is different, Chinese pumps and 5" PVC Piping, They are also using the incredibly inefficient wooden sluice boxes, set on far, far too great and angle and with water speed that just washes the gold away, There is little point to doing the work if you are just going to wash it away!
Read accompanying article at New Mandala: asiapacific.anu.edu.au/newmandala/2015/07/16/the-gold-farmers/ UC Berkeley's Prof Nancy Lee Peluso has been researching natural resources politics in Indonesia since 1979. In these photographs she documents the searching for gold in unlicensed mines in West Kalimantan province. Dangerous, illegal, and environmentally destructive, smallholder mining nevertheless offers a shot at prosperity for marginalised rural people.
http://www.TravelsWithSheila.com A roadside stop to watch locals with "gold fever." Lombok is rich in gold, copper, silver and other ores creating a new wild west atmosphere. Find your secret lode. Haul back bags of rocks. Crush in the family tumblers and begin swirling (or what I refer to as "gold panning") in a mixture of water and mercury! They seem to disregard the carcinogenic properties of mercury possibly thinking the new riches are more important than future mercury poisoning. But what about all that mercury leaching into the groundwater? It was interesting to watch though...
Pengolahan galena dengan metoda flotasi site sulawesi. Masih Pilot Plant
Small-scale mining across Indonesia has grown sharply in the past decade, mirroring a rise in gold prices. The use of mercury and the destruction of sensitive habitat for critically endangered species are particular concerns. This story is available on mangabay.com (June 3, Pacific time).
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This is a private homemade documentary to bring a little bit awareness to this topic, because if the situation will be left as it is, another paradise will be lost. (We are sorry for sometimes shaky and bad quality video, but some parts we had to film with hidden camera)
The woods are running along the Amazon due to illegal trafficking. This episode of the series examines the clandestine exploitation of certain resources of the Amazon. Along with the problems arising from the spoliation timber know fishing and illegal sale of Pirarucú, freshwater fish's largest planet, endangered today. Seems that conquering spirit is still alive and there are many who believe that the forest is a place to get rich. In this chapter we will visit famous as Serra Pelada gold deposits and discover the impact that caused this reef, and exhausted today, but whose mines killed hundreds of prospectors, gold prospectors.
Tin is in abundant supply on the Indonesian island of Bangka and its sister island, Belitung. They supply one third of the world’s tin, but illegal mining is a major problem that the government is trying to tackle. Al Jazeera's Stefanie Dekker reports from Bangka Island. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website http://www.aljazeera.com/
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SEARCHING, EXPLORE When, sometime i try to suggest here the specific kind of areas. Where can, may interest and might find gold.
The Beets crew make Gold Rush history and despite a rough start, the Hoffman crew is finally running paydirt on the new Buckland claim. Subscribe to Discovery TV for more great clips: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=DiscoveryTV Follow Discovery on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/DiscoveryUK
The demostration are of land-lirds, sumba's chriatian churches' leader and NGO