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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 ... The effects of mining coal persists for years after coal is removed. ... Bad mining practices can ignite coal fires, which can burn for decades, ...

www.theworldcounts.com/stories/Negative-Effects-of-Coal-Mining

Aug 5, 2014 ... The negative effects of coal mining cannot be disputed: Destruction of Landscapes and Habitats: Strip mining also known as surface mining, ...

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

Jul 1, 2016 ... Greenpeace documented massive open-cast coal mines' harmful effects in Kalimantan, Borneo. The mines cause widespread water pollution ...

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

Mar 9, 2017 ... Mining is an inherently destructive industry, and the mining effects of ... and toxic minerals like selenium which can negatively impact the human ...

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: ... Release of harmful trace element e.g., CO, Pb, Cd etc. leads to the contamination of ...

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.oxfam.org.au/what-we-do/mining/impacts-of-mining

Our work shows that the impacts of mining are not gender neutral. Women often experience the negative impacts of mining more than men, and rarely receive ...

greenliving.lovetoknow.com/How_Does_Mining_Affect_the_Environment

Each of these methods have varying impacts on the environment. ... Strip mining is more harmful as larger tracts of land is affected, but is favored by the industry ...