Jose Maria Gomez check one of his nets on the Uruguay river 6 of july 2006. The argentine fishermen of the Uruguay river are against the installation of a Paper Mill plant near Fray Bentos, Uruguay. They are afraid that some contamination affects the fish. The inhabitants of the city of Gualeguaychu, from the argentine side, have cut the frontier rute for more than two years in a fight against the Paper Mill Botnia that in spite of the reclamations begins to work in march of 2008. The Uruguay authorities said that the contamination will be minim and the entreprise made a lot of jobs that are necessary for the little city of Fray Bentos. The argentines from Gualeguaychu reply that they are selling the future for the next generations.
- Hernan Zenteno
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- Fisherman near the paper mill