RAINFOREST DESTRUCTION FROM GOLD MINING HITS ALL-TIME HIGH IN PERU

Small-scale gold mining has destroyed more than 170,000 acres of primary rainforest in the Peruvian Amazon in the past five years, according to a new analysis.

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Peruvian: Peru ipru , officially the Republic of Peru ), is a country in western South America. It is bordered in the north by Ecuador and Colombia, in the east by Brazil, in the southeast by Bolivia, in the south by Chile, and in the west by the Pacific Ocean.