Mining



Explorando la mina de oro de El Limón

Explorando la mina de oro de El Limón, en 2012.  La mina produce más o menos 5 kg de oro por día. Está situada al lado de un volcán viejo y en su interior hace mucho calor, un promedio de 41 °C.

Gold Mining in Nicaragua

By Pat Werner February 3, 2007 When Nicaragua was much younger, and I was too, I worked for a time in the old aduana at the Mercedes airport on the north highway. I knew the old Guardia Nacional colonel, and I made some extra…

Los Reales de las Minas de la Nicaragua Colonial y de la Ciudad Perdida de Nueva Segovia

DIRECCION DE PATRIMONIO CULTURAL LOS REALES DE LAS MINAS DE LA NICARAGUA COLONIAL Y DE LA CIUDAD PERDIDA DE NUEVA SEGOVIA PATRICK S. WERNER INSTITUTO NICARAGUENSE DE CULTURA UNESCO 1996

The Mine Of San Albino

By Pat Werner As in so many things, the writings of Ephraim Squier are a very good way to get to know the real Nicaragua. Squier was the first American ambassador appointed by new President Zacary Taylor in 1849. Ephraim wasted no time in…

The Defining Of Nicaragua´s Northern and Southern Borders By Gold Mines

Council Of Latin Americanist Geographers International Conference, Granada, Nicaragua January 7-9, 2009 The Defining Of Nicaragua´s Northern and Southern Borders By Gold Mines By Pat Werner Corresponding Member, Nicaraguan Academy of Geography and History