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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 ...

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

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

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.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 ...

greenliving.lovetoknow.com/How_Does_Mining_Affect_the_Environment

Includes: land affected by mining, deforestation, erosion, pollutants buried in soil are ... Yeah I didn't think mining was this bad and also causes global warming.

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

Our work shows that the impacts of mining are not gender neutral. Women often experience the negative impacts of mining more than men, and rarely receive ...

u.osu.edu/2367group3/environmental-concerns/effects-of-mining-lithium

Even though you will not be individually mining the lithium used in your batteries, you should still be aware of the environmental concerns of this process.

www.americangeosciences.org/critical-issues/faq/how-can-metal-mining-impact-environment

Metal Mining and the Environment, p. 7,20-27,31-35,38-39. Published by the American Geosciences Institute Environmental Awareness Series. Modern mining ...