On May 12, Blue Planet Project campaigner Meera Karunananthan travelled to the community near the Cerro Blanco mine in southwestern Guatemala. This mine, owned by Vancouver-based Goldcorp, is located just 18 kilometres from the El Salvador border and poses a direct threat to the Lempa River which provides drinking water for three million Salvadorans.

Watch the 4-minute video above or go here.

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