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Research On Small Scale Mining Activities In Tarkwa

Corpus ID: 132516481. Small Scale Mining in West Africa and Environmental Security: The Case Study of Tarkwa in Ghana @inproceedings{Alain2013SmallSM, title={Small Scale Mining in West Africa and Environmental Security: The Case Study of Tarkwa in Ghana}, author={C. Alain}, year={2013} }

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