Gold Rush in the Amazon


Miners work at Eldorado do Juma wildcat gold mine, near Apui, in the Brazilian Amazon, Thursday, Feb. 1, 2007. Eldorado do Juma is Brazil's newest boom town which since December has been the destination for thousands of fortune seekers hoping to strike it rich in the heart of the Amazon jungle

News Articles

ABC News - Gold Rush Tears Up a Patch of the Amazon

New York Times - In Amazon Jungle, a Gold Rush Like None Before

Mongabay.com - Gold Rush Tears Up a Patch of the Amazon

reuters.com - REFILE-Wildcat mine triggers gold rush in Amazon jungle


 

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