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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environmental_impact_of_mining

Mining can have adverse effects on surrounding surface and groundwater if protective measures are not taken. The result can be ...

www.pollutionissues.com/Li-Na/Mining.html

Modern mining is an industry that involves the exploration for and removal of minerals from the earth, economically and with minimum damage to the ...

www.nwf.org/What-We-Do/Energy-and-Climate/Climate-and-Energy/Reduce-Fossil-Fuel-Reliance/Mining-Loopholes.aspx

For decades, large mining corporations have used two loopholes in the Clean Water Act to dump massive amounts of toxic tailings and other waste into ...

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

Environmental hazards are present during every step of the open-pit mining .... which will cause pollution of not only the lake, but the rivers leading from it and ...

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

Jul 1, 2016 ... When coal mines move in, whole communities are forced off their land by ... Strip mining also causes noise pollution and dust as heavy ...

edont.org.au/factsheets/pollution-waste-mining-petroleum-operations-pipelines

Pollution or waste caused by mining, petroleum or every pipeline operations that occurs outside a mining site, or extends beyond 1 kilometre from petroleum ...

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

Apr 20, 2015 ... Most countries require reclamation of mining sites, to undo the environmental ... Strip mining causes dust and noise pollution when top soil is ...

www.miningfacts.org/Environment/How-can-mining-become-more-environmentally-sustainable

Mining can become more environmentally sustainable by developing and ... water, and air pollution at mine sites, and conducting successful mine closure and ...

vancouversun.com/opinion/columnists/stephen-hume-provincial-failures-on-mining-pollution-leaving-taxpayers-on-the-hook

Oct 16, 2016 ... On mining, is it unfair to ask the province who, exactly, is minding the store and why the watchdog is doing such a lousy job?

www.miningfacts.org/Environment/What-are-the-water-quality-concerns-at-mines-

Water pollution from mines is often cited as a major concern among stakeholders. [6] In the past, mines operated without the environmental management ...