WSJ article highlights SOSOrinoco’s report on mining in Canaima National Park

An in depth article by the Wall Street Journal discusses the content of the report presented by SOSOrinoco to International Union for Conservation of Nature IUCN & UNESCO in July 2018 on the current gold mining situation in Canaima National Park: A World Heritage Site in Venezuela – READ ARTICLE  

PROYECTO DE LEY ORGANICA DE LA  MEGA RESERVA NACIONAL DE AGUA, BIODIVERSIDAD Y DEL POTENCIAL ENERGETICO

El PROYECTO DE LEY ORGANICA DE LA  MEGA RESERVA NACIONAL DE AGUA, BIODIVERSIDAD Y DEL POTENCIAL ENERGETICO fue aprobado unánimemente por la Asamblea Nacional el pasado martes 02 de octubre. Se inicia el proceso de consulta pública Ver video del Diputado Luis Parra y entrevista con Alexander Luzardo

Map of illegal mining sites in Canaima National Park

Mapa de las 15 minas de oro ilegales dentro del Parque Nacional Canaima (Patrimonio de la Humanidad) Map of the 15 illegal gold mining sites inside Canaima National Park (World Heritage Site) Para más información/for more information

Devastation on the Ikabarú River

https://twitter.com/SOSOrinoco/status/1044782437782441985
Video of mining on the Ikabaru River, tributary of the Caroní & Orinoco Rivers

New in-depth presentation on the destruction caused by the Arco Minero del Orinoco

Venezuelan think tank, Grupo Orinoco has just published a very graphic and in-depth presentation on the destruction, criminal activity, abuses and loss of government sovereignty occurring at present in the Orinoco Mining Arc (= 12% of Venezuelan territory). PRESENTACIÓN AMO. VERSIÓN CORREGIDA MLC-PRGM 11-06-2018 (2)

New satellite images confirm evidence of illegal mining INSIDE Canaima National Park, World Heritage Site

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Illegal mining on the Caroni and Supamo Rivers – Bolivar, Venezuela

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We need to preserve natural treasures such as La Cueva Charles Brewer – Macizo Chimantá, Amazonas, Venezuela

Natural treasures and biodiversity such as these in Amazonas, Venezuela, are under serious threat from the regime of Nicolás Maduro and the mafias that control the regions South of the Orinoco River. Read More

Illegal mining creeping toward Canaima National Park (World Heritage Site)

Outdated and destructive mining techniques in Las Claritas Mines and illegal mining is spreading uncontrolled, devastating the environment along the way and increasing malaria to epidemic numbers, toward World Heritage Site Canaima National Park and Imataca National Park. Read More

Maraya (Illegal) Mine in Cerro Yapakana National Park, Amazonas

El Parque nacional #Yapacana se localiza en el sector suroeste del #EscudoGuayanés, en la región centro occidental del Estado #Amazonas entre los ríos #Orinoco por el sur y el río #Ventuari al norte y el caño Yagua al oeste. Read More

Photos Illegal mining in Yapakana National Park, Amazonas

El Parque nacional #Yapacana se localiza en el sector suroeste del #EscudoGuayanés, en la región centro occidental del Estado #Amazonas entre los ríos #Orinoco por el sur y el río #Ventuari al norte y el caño Yagua al oeste. Read More