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TAKE ACTION NOW! Romania: No Dirty Mine, No Dirty Politics
Environment  (tags: mining, Romania, activism, activists, environmental destruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, pollution, world, humans, government, green )

Cal
- 615 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The Parliament just received a draft legal package that would push through a cyanide mining project at Rosia Montana -- let's make sure our representatives stop the plan to turn parts of the Carpathians into a dystopian nightmare.
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
- 616 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.
TAKE ACTION NOW! SCOTLAND: Stop Massive Opencast Mine in Midlothian
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, mining, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, humans, politics, pollution, world )

Cal
- 630 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
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
- 640 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.
INDIA: Real 'Avatar' Tribe Deals Fatal Blow to Vedanta Mine
Environment  (tags: mining, native rights, India, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, GoodNews, green, politics )

Cal
- 650 days ago - survivalinternational.org
India's Dongria Kondh tribe has overwhelmingly rejected plans by notorious British mining giant Vedanta Resources for an open-pit bauxite mine in their sacred Niyamgiri Hills, in an unprecedented triumph for tribal rights.
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: Protect the Top End From Oil, Gas and Seabed Mining
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, mining, environment, MINING, US<, sacred native lands, nature, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, conservation )

Cal
- 662 days ago - marineconservation.org.au
Way up north, where the sea meets the sky, there are big plans from big mining to explore the seas in search of oil, gas and minerals. Nearly all of the Top End's coastal waters are being eyed off for exploration. This area is home to unique wildlife. The
Analysis: The Battle for Tasmania's Tarkine Wilderness
Environment  (tags: protection, environment, destruction, energy, mining, Australia, Tarkine, humans, conservation, ecosystems, forests, politics, world, trees )

Cal
- 662 days ago - abc.net.au
A war is being waged in the north west of Tasmania. It is being fought by billion dollar global companies, local residents, environmental activists and state and federal political figures. And it's all about mining.
Mining Firm Fined for Ruining Aboriginal Sacred Site
Environment  (tags: mining, Austalia, habitat destruction, law, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, green )

Cal
- 663 days ago - survivalinternational.org
An Australian mining company has been fined for desecrating an Aboriginal sacred site, in a landmark judgment.
Native Americans Make Stand Against Wisconsin Mining Operations
Environment  (tags: Ojibwa, Water, mining, pollutionwildlife, protection, habitat, environment, destruction, climate-change, conservation, animals, CO2emissions, energy, trees, water, weather, research, nature, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, pollution, forests, globalwar )

Roxy
- 672 days ago - watchdog.org
Last October, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency granted the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa the authority to set its own water quality standards, allowing the tribe to control water pollution from off-reservation sources that would flow
TAKE ACTION NOW! TELL EPA TO ACT ON ITS FINDINGS AND REJECT THE PEBBLE MINE!
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, mining, environment, MINING, US<, sacred native lands, nature, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, conservation )

Cal
- 707 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Tell EPA's Acting Administrator Robert Perciasepe to exercise his agency's authority under the Clean Water Act to protect Bristol Bay by stopping the Pebble Mine!
AUSTRALIA: Xstrata Mining Emissions Causing Lead Poisoning in Mount Isa Children: Report
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, mining, habitat, habitatdestruction, world, protection, nature, pollution, politics, forests )

Cal
- 714 days ago - abc.net.au
New research says mining emissions are a cause of lead poisoning in children in Mount Isa in north-west Queensland.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Government Regulation of Dangerous Indonesian Mining
Environment  (tags: MINING, INDONESIA, environment, destruction, world, protection, nature, ecosystems )

Cal
- 725 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect Indonesia's natural environment and mine workers from the ravages of unregulated mining operations
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Largest Proposed U.S. Uranium Mine in New Mexico
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, mining, environment, MINING, US<, sacred native lands, nature, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, conservation )

Cal
- 726 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Speak out now to protect sacred Mt. Taylor from a massive uranium mine. If approved the mine would create a denuded landscape that equals more than 200 football fields.
Stop Largest Proposed U.S. Uranium Mine in New Mexico ACTION
Environment  (tags: mining, uranium, New Mexico, environment, ecosystems, destruction, corruption, money, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 726 days ago - secure3.convio.net
A Canadian company and its Japanese partner known as Roca Honda Resources is proposing to dig up as much as 28 million pounds of uranium from the flanks of Mt. Taylor west of Albuquerque.
The New Alaska Gold War
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, mining, habitat, habitatdestruction, world, protection, nature, pollution, politics, Alsaka, mining, fishing, Bristol Bay, forests, animals )

Cal
- 731 days ago - motherjones.com
A mine in Bristol Bay could produce more gold than the Klondike gold rush--and put the world's largest salmon fishery out of business.

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