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Iwi rallies to anti-seabed mining cause

Laurel Stowell | Wanganui Chronicle

South Taranaki tribe Ngati Ruanui has spent too long opposing seabed mining offshore from Patea to stop now.

It’s joining with Kiwis Against Seabed Mining (KASM) to support the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) decision to refuse Trans-Tasman Resources’ application to mine offshore in the South Taranaki Bight. 186 more words

Environmental Impact

Four mining reviews complete

Gynnie Kero | The National aka The Loggers Times 

The conclusion of the Ok Tedi review brings to total four mining project memorandum of agreement (MoA) completed, the Mineral Resources Authority says. 209 more words

Papua New Guinea

SI course takes mystery out of mining

Isabel Province communities in and around proposed mine sites are now feeling more informed about mining following the launch last week of an awareness programme to be rolled out across the province. 628 more words

Environmental Impact

New Ireland communities reject Elders endorsement of Nautilus

Communities across New Ireland have responded with shock and anger to the announcement a group of elders from the island have endorsed the experimental seabed mining plans of Nautilus Minerals. 141 more words

Papua New Guinea

Reconciliation from the heart on Bougainville


Former combatants involved in the death of a civilian in Bana District of South Bougainville have come forward to reconcile with the victim’s family. 476 more words

Papua New Guinea

Elders want Nautilus seabed mining

The simple question has to be why would these elders want seabed mining? The financial returns are going to be minimal, there will be no new roads, schools or hospitals and the environmental risks are unknown. 187 more words

Papua New Guinea

Local alluvial miner calls on ABG to buy gold from them

Romulus Masiu | Post Courier

LOCAL alluvial gold miners of Bougainville haved called on the Autonomous Bougainville Government to look for money and buy gold from them, smelt into gold bars and put in reserve. 281 more words

Papua New Guinea