Island focus: Illegal miners reoccupy national park
The Jakarta Post
Illegal gold miners hailing from many different areas have surreptitiously returned to Lore Lindu National Park in Dongi-Dongi village, Poso regency, Central Sulawesi.
The illegal miners came in groups at night and dug open pits in the protected area, the head of Lore Lindu National Park, Sudayatna, said.
“There are still miners sneaking into the national park to search for gold or...