17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
Gold mining on the Rio Madeira.

A gold mining operation in the middle of the Rio Madeira in Amazonas, Brazil. The equipment collects silt from the river and processes it to collect gold.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Novo Aripuana , Brazil
Camera: SM-T560NU
Copyright: © Arthur Oslund