It is a shame PNG did not hold BHP mining executives similarly accountable over Ok Tedi and never seems to consider criminal charges in other cases of severe environmental damage… 924 more words
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Factory farming practices are under scrutiny again in N.C. after disastrous hurricane floods.
This is not the first time that NC has experienced serious environmental damage due to animal carcasses and animal waste in the aftermath of a disaster.
Kim Cloete | Mining Weekly | 13 October 2016
The Responsible Fisheries Alliance (RFA), which comprises five major fishing companies and two nongovernmental organisations, is calling for a moratorium on all new and existing prospecting and mining applications related to bulk sediment seabed mining. 518 more words
New Zealand Herald | 11 October 2016
The potential environmental impacts of controversial deep-sea mining will be investigated in a new multi-million dollar study.
Dr Malcolm Clark, a fisheries scientists at the National Institute of Water and Atmosphere (Niwa), said a lack of knowledge about life on the seafloor and how it could be affected had been one of the major factors that led the Environmental Protection Authority to refuse the two off-shore mining applications lodged so far. 943 more words