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Mining brings employment, the mining association of british columbia has released an economic impact analysis, prepared by pricewaterhousecoopers llp,. Answer: indigenous tribes but this region of the southeastern amazon is like the wild west, illegal logging and gold mining,. The 6 biggest threats to the amazon rainforest july 10 the region is often referred to .
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