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To go with 'Weather-Philippines-typhoon-mining-environment,FOCUS' by... News PhotoCompostela Valley,Emergencies and Disasters,Environmental Issues,Extreme Weather,Horizontal,May-December Romance,Outdoors,Philippines,River,Sand,Town,Typhoon,ValleyPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPTo go with 'Weather-Philippines-typhoon-mining-environment,FOCUS' by Mynardo Macaraig Miners pan for gold at a river near the typhoon disaster zone in Mawab town, compostela valley province on December 9, 2012. Unchecked illegal gold mining and decades of indiscriminate logging contributed to the high death toll in the Philippines' worst natural disaster this year, officials and experts say. AFP PHOTO/TED ALJIBE (Photo credit should read TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images)