After losing a bull and a pig to landmines in his fields, a Nicaraguan campesino undertakes the arduous task of meticulously removing 500 AP mines from his farm. The Nicaraguan Army discourages amateur demining because of the danger, but many who depend on the land for survival resort to mine clearance to make their plots safe and usable.
"Interview with an Amateur Deminer, Nicaragua 2001,"
Journal of Mine Action
: Vol. 5
, Article 14.
Available at: https://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol5/iss2/14