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 ...
Nov 3, 2014 ... Mining in the Antarctic is not likely to happen any time soon, as scientists believe
the treaty that bans exploration and exploitation of the region's ...
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 ...
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
Another AnswerThere is no mining in Antarctica.The environment is too extreme,
cold and isolated to make mining any kind of a sound financial.
Jun 20, 2012 ... As our resources dry-up companies and countries are beginning to look to the
horizon for new opportunities. Could mining in Antarctica be next ...
This debate is whether Antartica's resources should be exploited (as is .... of
vultures looking for food and things will get bad in there, because everyone will
try .... flaw is remedied first, there is no point in mining for more resources in
Mar 4, 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.
Jun 20, 1988 ... There`s gold, silver and coal in those Antarctic hills, but scientists ... But on a bad
day, ``it will be minus 30 or 40 degrees,`` not counting the ...
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.