Montaña de Colores: Minquest Peru Waives Its Concession

The Mountain of Seven Colors in Cusco is now out of danger. The good news came this afternoon. The mining concessionaire will return the area to the central government to make it a protected (intangible) zone.

The mining company decided to renounce the Vinicunca Mountain concession following public pressure.

Photo by Percy Huaman

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