Patagonia Goldrush: thousands of hectares of untouched nature to be exploited

SANTIAGO – Newmont, the biggest gold mining company in the world, has applied to exploit 50,000ha of land in Chilean Patagonia. A gold rush is drawing mining companies to one the world’s last untouched natural reserves. Should Chile be glad? A large area of land near the Argentine border will … Continue reading Patagonia Goldrush: thousands of hectares of untouched nature to be exploited