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A 21st century gold rush has brought lawlessness and destruction to the once pristine Madre de Dios region of Peruvian rainforest. Environmental organisations estimate that more than 40 tons of mercury are dumped every year in the region.
www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/8284407/Gold-rush-in-the-Amazon.html
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