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HELP!!! PLEASE SIGN!!! No Mining in Bangka Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia!!!!
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, environment, nature, mining )

Monica
- 329 days ago - change.org
Please help signing this urgent petition to stop a disastrous mining in Bangka Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia...
Infinito Gold: Drop Your Lawsuit Against Costa Rica ACTION Link
Environment  (tags: Costa Rica, Infinito Gold, mining, environment, ecosystems, wildlife, endangered )

Nancy
- 182 days ago - care2.com
Canadian mining company Infinito Gold wants to build the Las Crucitas mine in Costa Rica's Cerros Crucitas: a pristine, protected forest area that is home to several endangered species.
The Horrifying Health Effects of Mining
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, mining, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, research )

Cal
- 139 days ago - alternet.org
Recent studies suggest that coal mining affects the health of everyone who lives nearby--not just those who work in the mines
Goldcorp Gets Environmental Go-Ahead for Chile Mine
Environment  (tags: mining, corporate mining interests, natve rights, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, conservation, world, pollution, ecosystems, destruction, green )

Cal
- 302 days ago - uk.reuters.com
While a copper boom has buoyed Chile's economic growth, many Chileans feel the profits have not benefited them and that massive mining operations have polluted the environment,
Borneo's Rainforest Coal: City of London Profit.
Environment  (tags: mining, environment, greed, destruction, indigenous rights, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, humans, protection, pollution, politics, forests )

Cal
- 292 days ago - theecologist.org
The development of coal mines in East Kalimantan is having a huge impact on local and indigenous populations, destroying the forest and displacing communities--London banks profit.
Small Local Protests Kill Big Oil and Mining Worldwide
Environment  (tags: Environment, environmental justice, First Nations, Native Americans, Local Protests, grievance, climate change, big oil, mining, sustainability risk )

Betsy
- 99 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
Multinational corporations are infamous for pushing native people off their land in order to open a new gold mine, extract oil, or otherwise extract local resources. For decades, backlash has been thought to be both limited and ineffectual
Expert Warns That Mining Development in Sydney Could Cause Irreparable Damage to Drinking Water
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, research, ecosystems, mining, water supplies, humans, protection, world )

Cal
- 355 days ago - abc.net.au
An expert sandstone geomorphologist is warning that any future expansion of underground coal mining will deliver "serious long-term and irreparable damage" to Sydney's water catchments.
TAKE ACTION NOW! SCOTLAND: Stop Massive Opencast Mine in Midlothian
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, mining, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, humans, politics, pollution, world )

Cal
- 345 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The landscape of Scotland is already scarred from abandoned opencast mines after Scottish Coal went bust, we cannot let this happen again. Rural communties are left devastated by surface mining, and local councils are left to pick up the pieces, when mon
Romania's Powder Keg: Mine Project Launches Protest Movement
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, mining, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, humans, politics, pollution, world, energy, world, pollution )

Cal
- 332 days ago - spiegel.de
The Rosia Montana mine in Romania is currently one of Europe's most controversial projects. Plans by Bucharest to push through approval for the large-scale mining that would eliminate an entire town have sparked mass protests.
NIGER: World's Poorest Suffer From Radioactive Sickness as Areva Mines for Uranium
Environment  (tags: corporate greed, pollution, healthconditions, mining, humans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, world )

Cal
- 208 days ago - ecowatch.com
French company Areva keeps contaminating those residents and their environment while mining away for uranium--one of the few resources the world's poorest country still has.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the Santa Rita Mountains in AZ From the Proposed Rosemont Mine
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, gred, mine project, mining, mining interests, protection, conservation, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, politics, green, government )

Cal
- 200 days ago - change.org
Canadian-owned Augusta Resource/Rosemont Copper is seeking permits to build a massive open-pit copper mine 3,000 feet deep and over 1 mile wide on 4,700 acres in the Santa Rita Mountains just south of Tucson, AZ. Most of this land is public land within
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Montana Mine Expansion From Fueling Air Pollution and Climate Change
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, mining, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, humans, politics, pollution, world )

Cal
- 322 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop expansion of open-pit coal mine that fuels pollution, climate change, and land degradation
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ghana's Atiwa Rainforest Must Be Protected
Environment  (tags: RAINFROESTS, rainforests, environment, mining, destruction, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, world, wildlife, protection, humans, pollution, ecosystems, forests )

Cal
- 279 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
A total of 260 square kilometers of Atiwa have been declared a protected area. Yet the forest is not only rich in life, but also in minerals. Atiwa has significant bauxite deposits that the government intends to mine
OP-ED: BHP in Indonesian Borneo: The Coal Disaster Waiting to Happen
Environment  (tags: mining, environment, destruction, world, protection, nature, wildlife, ecosystems )

Cal
- 269 days ago - abc.net.au
BHP Billiton has a massive coal mine planned for Central Kalimantan. But local environmental activists are worried about its impact on people and forests.
Gold Company Destroys Filipino Village
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, mining, society, world, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 262 days ago - greenleft.org.au
Australian-New Zealand mining company Oceana Gold has destroyed the isolated rural village of Didipio in the mountains of Kasibu in Nueva Vizcaya, a province of the Philippines.
 

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