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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.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 ...

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

Household Pollutants, Hypoxia, Incineration, Indoor Air Pollution, Industrial ... Mining is important because minerals are major sources of energy as well as ...

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 ...

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.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.jsonline.com/news/statepolitics/dnr-identifies-potential-pollution-problems-with-iron-mining-b99181448z1-239627941.html

Jan 10, 2014 ... The state Department of Natural Resources has identified potential pollution problems with iron mining in northern Wisconsin, including the ...

oceanservice.noaa.gov/education/kits/pollution/08forestry.html

Nonpoint Source Pollution : Forestry and Mining Operations ... operations such as logging can generate significant amounts of nonpoint source pollution.