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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 )

- 1291 days ago -
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
India Saves 'Avatar Tribe' From Mine
Environment  (tags: mining interests, indigenous rights, Indigenous rights and justice, protection, environment, ecosystems, world )

- 1311 days ago -
A vast bauxite mine in India that would destroy the 'sacred mountain' of the Dongria Kindh people has been quashed following a local referendum that decisively rejected the $8.1 billion project.
ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIVISM: Serbians Unite Against Nickel Extraction
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, mining interests, activism, world, protection, nature, conservation, forests, humans, politics )

- 1784 days ago -
The controversy began when mining minister Milan Bacevic announced earlier this month that Mokra Gora - a 10,813-square-kilometre state-protected national park - and other areas in central Serbia contain more than four million tonnes of nickel deposits.
Tigers Vs. Coal in India: When Big Energy Meets Vanishing Cats
Environment  (tags: India, tigers, protection, pollution, overdevelopment, mining interests, corporate greed, world, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, animals, wildlife, nature, humans, green )

- 1841 days ago -
Burning coal fuels climate change, causes acid rain, and spreads toxic pollutants into the environment, but now a new Greenpeace report warns that coal may also imperil the world's biggest feline: the tiger
AUSTRALIA: Billionaire Insists Reef Makes a Good Toxic Waste Dump
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, water, Australia, mining interests, nature, protection, healthconditions, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation )

- 1865 days ago -
Billionaire mine-owner Clive Palmer has applied for one of his Queensland companies, the Yabulu nickel refinery, to be allowed to dump millions of litres of toxic water into the Great Barrier Reef.
A Vast Canadian Wilderness Poised for a Uranium Boom
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, uranium deposits, mining interests, wildlife, nature, humans, politics, ecosystems, energy, green, GoodNews, government, world, protection, pollution, conservation, animals, wildlife )

- 2025 days ago -
Canada's Nunavut Territory is the largest undisturbed wilderness in the Northern Hemisphere. It also contains large deposits of uranium, generating intense interest from mining companies and raising concerns that a mining boom could harm the caribou at th
AUSTRALIA: Part of Proposed National Park Handed Over for Mining
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, energy, mining interests, protection, nature, humans, environment, pollution, green, government, habitatdestruction, conservation, politics, world )

- 2131 days ago -
THE state government has reached a compromise with BHP Billiton over a multibillion-dollar coal project near Campbelltown, sectioning off portions of a promised national park to allow for further mining.
PLEASE TAKE ACTION! AUSTRALIA--Help Preserve a Major Marine Life Refuge--Stop the Catastrophic Kimberley Gas Hub
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, mining interests, energy, oil companies, pollution, water, oceans, animals, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, politics, protection, world, wildlife )

- 2365 days ago -
With its pristine turquoise seas, the Kimberley is a refuge and whale nursery for the largest humpback whale population on Earth, and haven for many threatened species.BUT A major Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) development has been proposed by mining giants Woo

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