welcome

WELCOME :: MAIN MENU MOVED TO THE BOTTOM OF THE BLOG!

Search from my blogs

Friday, September 30, 2011

Gold rush ravages Malaysian forest!

Uploaded by AlJazeeraEnglish on 29 Sep 2011 - Malaysian forestry officials have warned that illegal mining is polluting rivers, causing soil erosion and damaging trees in the country's pristine forests. Mining for gold has been taking place in Malaysia's southern state of Johor since the 1960s, but as gold prices have soared in recent months the hunt for the precious metal has intensified.