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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

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.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 ...

phys.org/news/2017-06-coal-mining-pollution-world-heritage-listed-river.html

Jun 1, 2017 ... The Wollangambe River in New South Wales is a unique gift of nature, flowing through the stunning Wollemi National Park, wilderness areas ...

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 ...

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.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 ...

www.theguardian.com/environment/2012/aug/07/china-rare-earth-village-pollution

Aug 7, 2012 ... Pollution is poisoning the farms and villages of the region that processes the precious minerals.

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 ...