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News Peru » Madre de Dios: Madre De Dios River Floods Hundreds of Peruvian Homes

News channel or source: https://uk.news.yahoo.com/madre-dios-river-floods-hundreds-073247105.html
Publication date: onday 09 January 2017

Heavy rain caused Peru’s Madre de Dios river to flood several towns in eastern Peru on January 9, damaging hundreds of homes. Flooding was reported in Tambopata province, as seen in this footage showing the town of Laberinto. In Boca Colorado ...

News Peru » Madre de Dios: Authorities bring down illegal mining site in the Peruvian Amazon

News channel or source: http://www.mining.com/authorities-bring-illegal-mining-site-peruvian-amazon/
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

Officials from Peru’s National Police Force and the National Prosecutor’s Office dismantled an illegal mining site in an area known as La Pampa in the southeastern Madre de Dios region. In a statement issued by the Interior Ministry, the officials ...

News Peru » Madre de Dios: How Duke Researchers Built Community Trust to Change Policy in the Peruvian Amazon

News channel or source: https://today.duke.edu/2018/04/how-duke-researchers-built-community-trust-change-policy-peruvian-amazon
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

When Ernesto Ortiz began studying the environmental impacts of a proposed highway project in Peru, he did not imagine that the work ... higher pay in artisanal gold mining (ASGM) along the Madre de Dios river. ASGM employs an illegal and dangerous ...

News Peru » Madre de Dios: Tambopata: Where forest conservation and opportunity meet

News channel or source: https://news.mongabay.com/2018/04/tambopata-where-forest-conservation-and-opportunity-meet/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

RVL: Tambopata and the broader Madre de Dios region have benefited from a variety of effective ... in 2007 and obtained non-profit status in the US in 2008 and in Peru in 2015 (our sister organization here is called Camino Verde Tambopata).