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Plankton at risk from seafloor mining surveys

The search for oil and gas deposits beneath the sea uses acoustic imaging techniques that are deadly to vital marine organisms, according to new research. Tim Wallace reports. 536 more words

Environmental Impact

Energizing a Continent

In my last post I mentioned non-profit and for-profit business ventures around the world with a mission to improve society and the environment. It would be naïve to say that the driving force in business is to benefit others. 516 more words

Environmentalism

Seabed mining petition goes to select committee in NZ

Heta Gardiner | Maori Television | 22 June 2017

The issue to place a moratorium on seabed mining has once again made it to Parliament. 266 more words

Environmental Impact

Panguna mine protesters "not landowners"

Sebastian Hakalits | Post Courier | 22 June, 2017 

The Vice President of the Autonomous Bougainville Government Raymond Masono has expressed disgust at the action of those calling themselves hardliners that recently prevented the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA). 242 more words

Papua New Guinea

Bougainville protestors given two weeks for re-think

Radio New Zealand | 20 June, 2017

The government in the autonomous Papua New Guinea region of Bougainville says it has given people opposed to a possible re-opening of the Panguna copper mine two weeks to re-think their opposition. 224 more words

Papua New Guinea

Central Bougainville Women’s Group Against Mining

 Fabian Hakalits | EMTV | 17 June, 2017

A group of Central Bougainville protested against the proposed Memorandum of Agreement signing on Wednesday June 14. 231 more words

Papua New Guinea

Bougianville Chiefs prevent ABG from signing deal

PNG Loop | June 18, 2017

On Friday, women from the ‘Seven Sisters’ areas of Bougainville put up a strong roadblock at the Morgan Junction leading up to the Panguna Mine site. 363 more words

Papua New Guinea