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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 ...

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

Environmental Risks of Mining. How they arise and how their effects can be mitigated. Overview. Unregulated mining has the potential to release harmful ...

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

Jul 1, 2016 ... Strip mining impacts; Strip mining damages and pollutes ecosystems; Strip ... mining still causes widespread damage to the environment.

www.environment.co.za/mining-2/effects-of-mining.html

Apr 20, 2015 ... Effects Of Mining on the Environment. Most countries require reclamation of mining sites, to undo the environmental damage.

www.miningfacts.org/environment

Advances in mining technology and better management techniques mean that the environmental impact of mining has been significantly reduced.

www.elaw.org/files/mining-eia-guidebook/Chapter1.pdf

follows are the typical phases of a proposed mining project. Each phase of mining is associated with different sets of environmental impacts. 1.1.1 Exploration.

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

Material adapted from: Hudson, T.L, Fox, F.D., and Plumlee, G.S. 1999. Metal Mining and the Environment, p. 7,20-27,31-35,38-39. Published by the American  ...

www.yourarticlelibrary.com/environment/9-adverse-effects-of-mining-on-environment/12334

Some of the major effects of mining on the environment are as follows: Minerals are the natural resources which play an important role in the economic ...