Newmont Gold Minera Gold Mine Minera Yanacocha Peru .
Some 45km from Cajamarca in northern Peru, at an altitude of 4,700m, Minera Yanacocha operates a complex of five gold mines and two processing facilities. Not only was this the first significant foreign investment in Peruvian mining for 20 years, but the project was undertaken in an area where guerillas were active, so the.
All that glitters is not gold: Indigenous communities in Peru protest .
Jun 14, 2016 . High up in the Andes of Peru, a battle is raging between foreign mining businesses eying gold, and indigenous communities who want to protect their clean water and way of life. . Heavy machinery cuts deep ridges into the ground, leaving unmistakable scars behind. Trucks laden with ore snake down.Get Price