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

Jul 1, 2016 ... Underground mines, which provide the majority of the world's coal, .... But they are often caused by mining accidents and bad mining practises.

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

Aug 5, 2014 ... Coal provides 40% of the world's electricity and it produces 39% of global ... There are 2 ways to mine coal – Strip Mining and Underground ...

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

Environmental hazards are present during every step of the open-pit mining ... disturbance and no tailings or waste rock (World Nuclear Association, 2012).

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

Mining can impact local communities both positively and negatively. ... Women often experience the negative impacts of mining more than men, and rarely ...

www.caseyresearch.com/articles/mining-and-environment-facts-vs.-fear-1

Jun 2, 2014 ... So let's examine what mining REALLY does to the environment. ... According to a study commissioned by the World Gold Council, to take an ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/environmental-disaster-gold-industry-180949762

Feb 14, 2014 ... The majority of the world's gold is extracted from open pit mines, where huge volumes of earth are scoured away and processed for trace ...

www.dummies.com/education/science/environmental-science/what-is-the-environmental-impact-of-mining-and-burning-coal

Mining and burning coal for fuel is harmful to the environment; but, because coal is ... Coal resources are fairly abundant throughout the world, though like any ...

www.linkedin.com/pulse/20140423133321-61425904-5-reasons-why-you-can-t-live-without-mining

Apr 23, 2014 ... You are the reason mining exists, yet you want it to stop? ... is growing not only with the increasing world population, but also with individuals.

www.world-nuclear.org/information-library/nuclear-fuel-cycle/mining-of-uranium/environmental-aspects-of-uranium-mining.aspx

Envrionmental aspects of uranium mining, information on care taken to protec the environment, reducing environmnetal impact through ISL, from the World ...

www.brilliantearth.com/gold-mining-environment

Dirty gold mining has destroyed vast quantities of land, resulting in thousands ... At the world's estimated 3,500 dams built to hold mine waste, one or two major ...