ENVIRONMENT 
Mongolian gold wars: 
Gold mining has sparked a clash between illegal diggers, artisanal mining associations and large multinationals. 
Photo: like many other ninjas, Ganzorig digs a hole in the ground to get the soil where they think gold nuggets may be found. 'Ninja' is a nickname gold diggers get because of the large green bowl they carry on their backs, which is reminiscent of the shells of the famous comic characters in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Subscribe!
Photo by Zigor Aldama and Miguel Candela.
84 likes
  • asiangeographicENVIRONMENT
    Mongolian gold wars:
    Gold mining has sparked a clash between illegal diggers, artisanal mining associations and large multinationals.
    Photo: like many other ninjas, Ganzorig digs a hole in the ground to get the soil where they think gold nuggets may be found. 'Ninja' is a nickname gold diggers get because of the large green bowl they carry on their backs, which is reminiscent of the shells of the famous comic characters in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Subscribe!
    Photo by Zigor Aldama and Miguel Candela.

  • wildmindtravelLove this
  • traveldudes👌👌👌
Log in to like or comment.