en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environmental_impact_of_mining

The environmental impact of mining includes erosion in the environment, formation of sinkholes, loss of biodiversity, and contamination of soil, groundwater, and ...

www.environment.co.za/mining/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.worldatlas.com/articles/what-is-the-environmental-impact-of-the-mining-industry.html

Water pollution, loss of biodiversity, soil erosion and pollution, and formation of sink holes are among the worst effects of the mining industry on the environment.

www.pegasusfoundation.org/effects-of-mining-environment-wildlife

Mar 9, 2017 ... Mining is an inherently destructive industry, and the mining effects of even a single operation can have a severe impact on the environment and ...

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

How they arise and how their effects can be mitigated ... Environmental hazards are present during every step of the open-pit mining process. Hardrock mining ...

greenliving.lovetoknow.com/How_Does_Mining_Affect_the_Environment

Mining is one of the oldest industries and extracts solid materials and minerals ... However, it has environmental impacts felt beyond mines and their vicinity.

pubs.usgs.gov/of/2007/1165/pdf/of07-1165_508.pdf

Apr 25, 2007 ... understanding the environmental impact of mining at any given site. • Hydrothermal alteration associated with the mineral deposit has a major ...

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 ...

www.pollutionissues.com/Co-Ea/Disasters-Environmental-Mining-Accidents.html

Some of the most publicized environmental disasters are associated with the mining industry. These disasters are attributed to both natural and miningrelated  ...