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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 ...

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.

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 ... from an area that is much larger than the immediate coal-mining environment.

www.miningfacts.org/environment

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

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 ...

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.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 ...

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

Metal Mining and the Environment, p. 7,20-27,31-35,38-39. Published by the American Geosciences Institute Environmental Awareness Series. Modern mining ...