PHILIPPINES-WEATHER-TYPHOON : News Photo

PHILIPPINES-WEATHER-TYPHOON

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TO GO WITH Weather-Philippines-typhoon-mining-environment,FOCUS by Mynardo Macaraig A pan made of wood, used to sift sand for gold dust, is left unattended at a river in the town of Mawab in Compostela Valley province on December 9, 2012 near some of the worst affected areas damaged by Typhoon Bopha. 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)
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TO GO WITH Weather-Philippines-typhoon-mining-environment,FOCUS by Mynardo Macaraig A pan made of wood, used to sift sand for gold dust, is left unattended at a river in the town of Mawab in Compostela Valley province on December 9, 2012 near some of the worst affected areas damaged by Typhoon Bopha. 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)
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December 09, 2012
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