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Mining In Tolima The Diggings™

Tolima has 306 identified mines listed in The Diggings™. The most commonly listed primary commodities in Tolima mines are Gold , Silver , and Copper .At the time these mines were surveyed, 90 mines in Tolima were observed to have ore mineralization in an outcrop, shallow pit, or isolated drill hole—known as an occurance mine. 1 Tolima has 10 prospect mines. 2 206 mines were in production ...

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as is the mining in the tolima - ultimategames

2021-5-22  Cajamarca votes NO to mining – Colombian Reflections. Apr 05, 2017 The small Andean municipality of Cajamarca (Tolima) held a referendum (consulta popular) on mining projects in the municipality on March 26, resulting in a 98% majority against local mining projects and clearing the turnout quorum required for it to be legally binding.

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Blow to illegal mining in the East of the department of

2021-8-9  In a joint and coordinated task conducted by the Colombian Air Force, the National Army, the Tolima Police, the Attorney General's Office and Cortolima, they dismantled a center for the illegal exploitation of mining deposits in Santa Marta Diamante in the municipality of Coyaima, achieving the capture of 28 people who had been doing the gold exploration.

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THE DARK SIDE OF THE MINING ‘BOOM’ IN COLOMBIA

2017-12-8  mining as well, like the northern department of La Guajira and Cesar and the central Department of Tolima -how it will be shown in next chapters-; all of them coincidently with a permanent presence of both, multinational mining companies and illegal armed groups.6

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Tolima Gold Inc. Identifies Gold Porphyry ... - MINING.COM

2012-7-5  Tolima is a gold exploration, development and production company with interests in mining properties in Colombia. Tolima’s properties include the Remedios Project, located in the Remedios ...

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The rival economics of mining in Colombia

2013-6-11  Farmers in Doima, Tolima, have claimed that AngloGold Ashanti’s drilling into the region’s subterranean aquifer has already polluted water supplies they rely on for drinking water and irrigation, and Suarez says that environmental degradation is a further externality of mining

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Here’s why Colombia’s mining sector is losing its shine ...

2017-5-17  In April, AngloGold had to halt all exploration work at its La Colosa project in central Tolima after voters overwhelmingly backed a proposal to ban mining in the municipality.

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It's Hard To Stop A Multinational Mining Operation: The ...

2013-8-7  On Sunday, July 28, the people of Piedras, a small town in the central Colombian department of Tolima, organized a referendum over the mining company AngloGold Ashanti’s activities in the ...

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Social Movements Fight Mining (and protect the paramos ...

Increasingly Broad Social Movements Fight Mining. By Helda Martínez. Inter Press Service (IPS) 7 February 2011. BOGOTÁ - Social mobilisation against gold-mining is growing in Colombia, which is now one of the world's biggest per capita polluters of mercury, used in artisanal mining

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Referendums on mining in Colombia: the conditions in

2017-5-11  This article studies the conditions in which referendums (consultas populares) on mining are held in Colombia and their effects on the democratic political system. It is in the form of a case study of the referendums which arose from local communities' opposition to the La Colosa mining project, in the town of Cajamarca (Tolima).

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La Colosa Mining Project in Cajamarca (Colombia)

2015-2-10  Once declared by former Colombian President Alvaro Uribe as being “the greatest gold mine in the world”, the open pit mining project is located in Cajamarca, Tolima in Colombia. It is situated in the Andean region in the north-central part of the country. In 2007, Tolima had a population of 19,789.

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The rival economics of mining in Colombia

2013-6-11  Farmers in Doima, Tolima, have claimed that AngloGold Ashanti’s drilling into the region’s subterranean aquifer has already polluted water supplies they rely on for drinking water and irrigation, and Suarez says that environmental degradation is a further externality of mining

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COLOMBIA - Piedras in Tolima NMBU

2014-10-7  Throwing Stones at a Giant? Considering the Significance of Popular Referenda on the future of the La Colosa gold-mine in Tolima, Colombia. Drawing on qualitative and co-productive study of local democratic political mobilization, regional legal debates and national-level constitutional debates the sub-project aims to explore and discuss the significance of popular referenda as a mechanism for ...

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La Colosa Gold Project - Mining Technology Mining News ...

2021-8-3  Mining costs and investment. The total investment in the La Colosa Gold Project is estimated to range between $3bn and $4bn. The initial cash cost is estimated at around $495/oz. During 2011, AngloGold Ashanti spent $64m on the prefeasibility study.

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COLOMBIA: Gold vs Preservation in the Central Mountains ...

2009-7-13  In the last decade, the company obtained permits to explore 27 areas of Tolima, including 15 in rural Cajamarca. The authorisations came from the Colombian Institute of Geology and Mining, a division of the Ministry of Mines and Energy. In 2006, AngloGold Ashanti discovered the gold deposit.

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Social Movements Fight Mining (and protect the paramos ...

Increasingly Broad Social Movements Fight Mining. By Helda Martínez. Inter Press Service (IPS) 7 February 2011. BOGOTÁ - Social mobilisation against gold-mining is growing in Colombia, which is now one of the world's biggest per capita polluters of mercury, used in artisanal mining

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Referendums on mining in Colombia: the conditions in

2017-5-11  This article studies the conditions in which referendums (consultas populares) on mining are held in Colombia and their effects on the democratic political system. It is in the form of a case study of the referendums which arose from local communities' opposition to the La Colosa mining project, in the town of Cajamarca (Tolima).

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Solvista Gold Corporation and Tolima Gold Inc. Announce

2012-4-30  Solvista Gold Corporation and Tolima Gold Inc. Announce an Agreement to Consolidate a Portion of Their Mining Properties in the Middle Cauca Gold Belt of Colombia

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FMXVF.PK - Amilot Capital Inc Profile Reuters

Its mining interest in the Marmato/Caramanta districts in Colombia includes ANCAL property. The NORTOL property is located in the northern region of the Tolima Department of Colombia.

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5 Most Controversial Mining Projects

2014-3-7  Metallurgical ContentGreece: Skouries Gold MineColombia: La Colosa Gold ProjectArgentina/Chile: Pascua-Lama Gold-Silver ProjectRomania: Rosia MontanaAlaska, USA: Pebble Mining has generally been controversial in many aspects. Acquiring important metals and elements could possibly impose harm to local inhabitants and environment. We have summed up all the most controversial mining projects

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Mercury and gold mining in Colombia: a failed state

2016-10-27  Tolima and Santander (Ministry of Mines and Energy 2011). Moreover, the country’s annual production is expected to increase significantly with the discovery of new mining areas in the Serrania de San Lucas (Bolivar). This region covers over 1.5 million hectares and is considered “the largest gold mine in Latin America”. Also, areas in Colosa,

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Baroyeca Gold Silver - Atocha

2021-8-23  The ATOCHA project consists of 2,585 ha of highly prospective ground, in northern Tolima, an area with excellent accessibility, favorable topography and working conditions.. Its extensive Colonial mining history provides ample validation why this area is regarded as the highest-grade primary silver district in Colombia, with historic silver grades reported as among the highest in Latin America.

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Years after defeating a giant gold mine, activists in ...

2020-10-29  The director of CORTOLIMA, Tolima’s environmental authority, Jorge Enrique Cardozo, stressed the potential impact of a mining project like La Colosa on the department’s water resources.

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AngloGold suspends Colombia project after anti-mining

2017-4-27  The Tolima vote was made possible by a Constitutional Court decision that overturned the national government’s sole authority to approve mining projects, allowing mayors and

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La Colosa: the quest for El Dorado ... - London Mining

2011-6-5  La Colosa is an AngloGold Ashanti mining project in Cajamarca, Tolima, Colombia, which – unless stopped – will become the largest opencast gold mine in South America. The mine is located within an area of forest reserve with high biodiversity. Cajamarca is an important agricultural hub for the whole country, and is therefore of paramount ...

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Colombia: 'The impacts of mining are going to cost us ...

La Colosa mine, Cajamarca, Colombia. Robert Moran talks to El Tiempo about no go areas for open pit mining, the long-term impacts on water, and the importance of regulation and accountability by mining companies. With 40 years of experience in the field of mining U.S. hydrogeologist and geochemist Robert E. Moran is an authority on the subject.

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Major Mines Projects El Porvenir Mine

The El Porvenir mine is owned by Nexa Resources El Porvenir S.A.C., a subsidiary of Nexa Resources Peru S.A.A. (Nexa Peru) in which Nexa Peru has a 99.99% equity interest. Nexa Resources S.A. (Nexa) holds a total of 80.16% in the Mine that corresponds to the sum of Nexa’s direct interest in Nexa Peru (0.17%) and indirect participation of Nexa ...

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Deepening in the Magdalena river influence with

2020-7-22  Abstract: The municipality of Honda (Tolima—Colombia) is located at the conver-gence of the rivers Magdalena, Gualí River and Quebradaseca. Its geographical location constitutes a key structuring node for regional development in the Colombian historical context. Since its origins, prehispanic Honda has been config-

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Contesting claims for democracy: The role of narratives in ...

2019-4-1  As part of an industrial gold mining project (La Colosa) in the municipality of Cajamarca (Tolima), the South African/British gold mining company AngloGold Ashanti (AGA) had planned to build a reservoir for the disposal of toxic waste waters in Piedras. 5 In a popular consultation held on July 28, 2013, more than 50 percent of eligible voters ...

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5 Most Controversial Mining Projects

2014-3-7  Metallurgical ContentGreece: Skouries Gold MineColombia: La Colosa Gold ProjectArgentina/Chile: Pascua-Lama Gold-Silver ProjectRomania: Rosia MontanaAlaska, USA: Pebble Mining has generally been controversial in many aspects. Acquiring important metals and elements could possibly impose harm to local inhabitants and environment. We have summed up all the most controversial mining projects

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