The Brokopondo reservoir in the interior of Suriname as seen from the Maroon village of Lebidoti.

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The Brokopondo reservoir in the interior of Suriname as seen from the Maroon village of Lebidoti.
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The Brokopondo reservoir in the interior of Suriname as seen from the Maroon village of Lebidoti The man made lake was hastily created by flooding a vast acreage of jungle without any prior logging and evacuation of animals and is reputed to be polluted by mercury from unregulated gold mining