Sapphire searching in madagascar

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Sapphire searching in madagascar

  1. 1. Saphir-Searchingin Madagascar
  2. 2. SapphiresearchersintheareaofDidy,in theprotectedAnkeniheny-Zahamenacorridor IntheNorthofMadagascar
  3. 3. Sapphiresearchersrestontheirwaytotheminein theprotectedAnkeniheny-Zahamenacorridor.A fewhundredpeopletraveleverydaytoandfromthemine.
  4. 4. Celine,26, showsthetinysapphireshermotherfoundadaybefore,inIlakaka,SouthMadagascar. They areabout50$ worth.
  5. 5. Ilakaka,SouthofMadagascarused tosupplyabout50% ofthesapphireworldmarket.
  6. 6. Ilakaka
  7. 7. Sapphirebuyer,Ilakaka,SouthMadagascar
  8. 8. Lodgingatthesapphireminein theprotectedAkeniheny-Zahamenacorridor.A fewthousandspeoplehaverushedfromalloverthecountryin ordertosearch sapphiresafterthenewsapphiregemwasfoundinApril2012.
  9. 9. Fotos: AndreeaCampeanu/Getty Images Roberto Schmidt/ Getty Images

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