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The Grasberg Mine is the largest gold mine and the third largest copper mine in the world. It is located in the province of Papua in Indonesia near Puncak Jaya, the highest mountain in Papua, and it has 19,500 employees. - http://www.theworldgeography.com/2013/06/earth-scars.html

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Grasberg mine in Papua, Indonesia

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Grasberg mine is the largest gold mine in the world and third largest copper mine in the world

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The Grasberg mine

The Environmental Disaster That is the Gold Industry

The Environmental Disaster That is the Gold Industry The mining industry has had a devastating impact on ecosystems worldwide. Is there any hope in sight? By Alastair Bland smithsonianmag.com February 14, 2014

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Photo: The Grasberg Mine, located near Puncak Jaya in West Papua, is the largest gold mine and the third largest copper mine in the world (Photo: Kadir Jaelani) Benny Wenda: “West Papuans are living in a prison” | Offiziere.ch

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