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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
- 421 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,
Will Villagers Halt Australia's Mining Reboot?
Environment  (tags: mining companies destruction habitat des, MINING, world, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, green, politics, healthconditions, humans, protection, ecosystems, conservation, nature, wildlife )

Cal
- 428 days ago - csmonitor.com
A court is weighing the interests of mining companies - key to Australia's economic growth for two decades - against those of small communities that are concerned about environmental impacts.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand That Romanian Prime Minister Cancel Environmentally Dangerous Mining Project - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: mining, Romania, activism, activists, environmental destruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, pollution, world, humans, government, green )

Cal
- 437 days ago - forcechange.com
Sign this petition to urge the Prime Minister of Romania to cancel the gold-mining project in order to prevent a potential environmental disaster and preserve the living community and the natural and historical riches of the Rosia Montana area.
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
- 441 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop expansion of open-pit coal mine that fuels pollution, climate change, and land degradation
There's Something Rotten in Bucharest: Protests Turn Political in Romania
Environment  (tags: mining, Romania, activism, activists, environmental destruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, pollution, world, humans, government, green )

Cal
- 446 days ago - globalpost.com
A movement against plans for Europe's largest gold mine is forcing the country's leaders to rethink their plans.
HELP!!! PLEASE SIGN!!! No Mining in Bangka Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia!!!!
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, environment, nature, mining )

Monica
- 448 days ago - change.org
Please help signing this urgent petition to stop a disastrous mining in Bangka Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia...
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
- 449 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
- 451 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
- 464 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
- 474 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
- 484 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
- 496 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
- 497 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
- 497 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
- 507 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

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