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The Horrifying Health Effects of Mining
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, mining, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, research )

Cal
- 335 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
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
- 295 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
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Surface Mine in National Forest - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, mining, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife )

Cal
- 148 days ago - forcechange.com
A rare mineral, open-pit mine is proposed for a national forest in Wyoming. There is only one other rare earth mineral mine in the U.S. The mining of these materials will destroy the surface of the land as well as pose a threat to freshwater sources
TAKE ACTION, Help Save the Last Forest on Earth Where Tigers, Elephants, Rhinos and Orangutans Live Together
Environment  (tags: Petition, rainforests, endangered, Indonesia, Sumatra, sun bears, tigers, orangutans, rhinos, elephants, palm oil, logging, mining, animals )

Beatrice
- 290 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The last place on earth where critically endangered Sumatran tigers, rhinos, sun bears, elephants and orangutans are found together in one forest is under threat from mining, logging and palm oil companies. Conservation groups are fighting a spatial plan
Stop Prospecting for Iron Ore in Southern Kruger National Park Area - To Sign Please!
Environment  (tags: Petition, Kruger national park, iron ore, mining, conservation, environment )

Scooby
- 145 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The Kruger National Park is one of the most renowned national parks in the world and home to many 1000's of species including many on the endangered list.
Don't Sell National Forest to Mining Company
Environment  (tags: forests, rio tinto, mining, selling, arizona, tonto, national forest, petition )

Scooby
- 90 days ago - forcechange.com
The U.S. congress is trying to slip a deal through that would give 2,400 acres of Arizona's Tonto National Forest to an international mining conglomerate, Rio Tinto.
   

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