OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Stop 11: Village of Turi

Village of Turi

  22°14'7.23"S,    68°16'57.33"W
Elevation: 3080m (10109 ft)
 

  Swimming in Turi

 

When we arrived at the Village of Turi, it was the first time we had seen naturally occurring water since Antofagasta - and we were anxious to jump in and wash the dust off! 

 

 

 

Looking west, we could still see the smelting plume from the Chuquicamata mine over sixty kilometers away.

Chuqui Plume from Turi