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The Rio Tinto runs from the Sierra Moreno Mountains down to the Gulf of Cádiz in Huelva, Spain. Rio Tinto translates into red river and this is exactly how the river appears. High levels of iron in the water cause the red coloring of the river. The river has been mined for copper, gold and silver from ancient times, and continues as of today. The Rio Tinto has the oldest mines in the world, which are believed to be the fabled King Solomon’s mines. Due to all the mining, the river has a high…

The Rio Tinto runs from the Sierra Moreno Mountains down to the Gulf of Cádiz in Huelva, Spain. Rio Tinto translates into red river and this is exactly how the river appears. High levels of iron in the water cause the red coloring of the river.

Cicatrices de la Tierra 8. Diavik Diamond Mine Esta imprecionante es una Isla o era una isla?

The Diavik Diamond Mine is a diamond mine in the North Slave Region of the Northwest Territories, Canada, about 300 kilometres miles) north of Yellowknife. It has become an important part of the regional economy

Rio Tinto, Spain -- Since ancient times, the river area has been a site of mining activity for its valuable copper, iron, silver and gold; metal runoff from the mines has long contaminated the river, and dissolved iron gives the waters its red color.

The waters of the Rio Tinto, Spanish for "painted river," are an eerie and beautiful reddish brown, but the real story behind the rich colors is not so pretty.

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Big Picture ® The gold and copper mine of US giant Newmont in Indonesia's Sumbawa island dominates the landscape in a file photograph from April (Sonny Tumbelaka/AFP/GettyImages) #

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Fortitude Mine in Nevada produced about 2 million ounces of gold from a lode deposit between 1984 and

Cicatrices en la tierra 10. Kalgoorlie Super Pit Austalia- La mina mas grande de Oro en ese continente - mas de 3 toneladas al año de oro con controversias por las afrectaciones ecologicas que han cometido.

Kalgoorlie Super Pit is a gigantic pockmark in Western Australia and is now the continent’s largest open cut gold mine at km long, km wide and 360 m deep.

Cicatrices en La Tierra10. Kalgoorlie Super Pit Australia - Esta mina de Oro es una de las mas controverciales ya que esta a un lado de una ciudad.

Kalgoorlie Super Pit is a gigantic pockmark in Western Australia and is now the continent’s largest open cut gold mine at km long, km wide and 360 m deep.

Cicatrices de la Tierra 9. The Big Hole, South Africa - 50,000 trabajadores cavaron a mano y sacaron mas de 3 toneladas de DIAMANTES para los Hermanos De Beers.

Kimberley Big Hole – South Africa, Apparently the largest ever hand-dug excavation in the world, this 1097 meter deep mine yielded over 3 tons of diamonds before being closed in

2.- Bingham Canyon Mine 50,000 toneladas de material son sacadas diario!

Bingham Canyon Mine, Utah, USA, is the biggest open pit mine and the largest, deepest human excavation in the world

Cicatrices de la Tierra 7. Ekati Diamond Mine, Canada - con una extraccion 40 millon de carats (8,000 kg)

The EKATI Diamond Mine ("EKATI") is Canada's first surface and underground diamond mine. It is located 310 kilometres mi) north-east of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, and about 200 kilometres mi) south of the Arctic circle, near Lac de Gras.

Cicatrices de la Tierra LA MENCIONAREMOS  2 VECES 6. Grasberg Mine, Indonesia- La mina de ORO MAS GRANDE DE LA TIERRA!

Grasberg mine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Cicatrices de la Tierra 6. Grasberg Mine, Indonesia- La mina de ORO MAS GRANDE DE LA TIERRA!

Grasberg mine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Cicatrices de la Tierra 4. Escondida, Chile- 1.48 million toneladas de cobre con un valor de US$ 10.12 billion cada año!

Cicatrices de la Tierra 4. Escondida, Chile- 1.48 million toneladas de cobre con un valor de US$ 10.12 billion cada año!


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