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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environmental_impact_of_mining

The environmental impact of mining includes erosion, formation of sinkholes, loss of biodiversity, and contamination of soil, groundwater and surface water by ...

www.greenpeace.org/international/en/campaigns/climate-change/coal/Coal-mining-impacts

Jul 1, 2016 ... But they are often caused by mining accidents and bad mining practises. In Indonesia, the same fires used to clear large tracts of rainforest ...

www.theworldcounts.com/stories/Negative-Effects-of-Coal-Mining

Aug 5, 2014 ... There are 2 ways to mine coal – Strip Mining and Underground Mining – both ways have their own impact to the environment and health.

www.oxfam.org.au/what-we-do/mining/impacts-of-mining

Mining can impact local communities both positively and negatively. While positive impacts such as employment and community development projects are ...

web.mit.edu/12.000/www/m2016/finalwebsite/problems/mining.html

Overview. Unregulated mining has the potential to release harmful substances into the soil, air, and water. Mission 2016 proposes that governments enforce ...

www.environment.co.za/mining-2/effects-of-mining.html

Apr 20, 2015 ... Bad mining practices can ignite coal fires, which can burn for decades, release fly ash and smoke laden with greenhouse gasses and toxic ...

www.brilliantearth.com/dirty-gold-facts

Dirty gold mining is one of the most destructive industries in the world, ravaging large expanses of the globe, displacing indigenous populations, and poisoning ...

greenliving.lovetoknow.com/How_Does_Mining_Affect_the_Environment

Includes: how does mining affect the environment - the trees, the ground and the ... Left in its wet muck state it is bad enough, but as it dries it becomes a powder ...

www.brilliantearth.com/gold-mining-environment

Dirty gold mining has destroyed vast quantities of land, resulting in thousands of tons of toxic waste and widespread water pollution.

www.wealthdaily.com/articles/is-mining-a-bad-thing/4329

May 30, 2013 ... Based on the fact that roughly half the audience thought mining was a bad thing, I asked everyone who had raised their hand to please deposit ...