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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.

kids.mongabay.com/lesson_plans/lisa_algee/mining.html

Mining is the extraction (removal) of minerals and metals from earth. Manganese, tantalum, cassiterite, copper, tin, nickel, bauxite (aluminum ore), iron ore, gold, ...

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.brilliantearth.com/dirty-gold-facts

Get the facts about dirty gold mining, a dangerous and environmentally destructive industry, and learn what we can do to help.

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 ...

savethewildup.org/issues/sulfide-mining-101

Metallic sulfide mining (aka hard rock mining) is the practice of extracting metals such as nickel, gold and ... Why Is Sulfide Mining A Bad Deal for the U.P.?

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 ...