www.coolantarctica.com/Antarctica fact file/science/threats_mining_oil.php
There has never been any commercial mining in Antarctica, there are no current
plans to mine Antarctica and mining is currently completely banned by the ...
Apr 3, 2012 ... Mining is now prohibited under the Environmental Protocol to the Antarctic Treaty
(known as the Madrid Protocol). More localised still are the ...
Nov 19, 2012 ... There are deposits of minerals such as coal and iron ore in Antarctica, but there
are vast economic and technical difficulties associated with the ...
Another AnswerThere is no mining in Antarctica.The environment is too extreme,
cold and isolated to make mining any kind of a sound financial.
www.anta.canterbury.ac.nz/documents/GCAS_10/Projects/Nic Carson Project.pdf
Mineral exploration in Antarctica is a controversial topic due the environmental
impact that mining creates. All human activities are governed in Antarctica by the
Nov 13, 1989 ... Six months ago the Antarctic Minerals Convention seemed assured of ... The
dissident nations now call for a total ban on mining and the ...
One Antarctica has an extremely harsh climate and terrain, mining for resources
.... We pointed fishing and tourism as current industries that haven't had bad ...
Commercial mining in Antarctica, if ever allowed, .... Daytom ''Bolidcn Takes a
Qua-tying Corxcpt Underground at one of Europe's Larger bad Mmcs,' E&M.
Mar 5, 2013 ... However, Rob Downie, Antarctica expert for the WWF, has told Sky News ... a 50-
year moratorium on all mining and drilling in the continent.
Aug 10, 2015 ... In this case Antarctica may not be the best model, as it bans mining activities ....
Let's get some regulation in place before bad practices can get ...