Skip to main content

View Diary: George Bush Sr: Destroy the Glaciers to Mine the Gold (131 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  I work with glaciologists at Ohio State (1+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:

    Dr. Lonnie Thompson was the first "Western" (Northern?  Non-indigenous?) scientist to discover the South American glaciers and study them.  One of my class projects included making a map of the Cordillera Blanca glaciers.  I can think of at least two professors beyond Dr. Thompson who are currently studying the area.  Ohio State's Geology and Geography departments have very strong ties to the region and I haven't heard anyone mention this mining operation.  I'll ask around and see if anyone has heard anything about this.

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site